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Can't get rid of this horrid color

  1. #1

    Can't get rid of this horrid color

    Hope someone can help me here?

    My wife somehow got this color as per picture and I can't change it. I looked all through places in the control panel but came up blank.
    When right clicking on a task bar icon the dialog box pops up but it has a very deep purple color that need changing......
    help appreciated (Windows 8.1)

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    OK, we got it sorted with help from the following...

    from HERE
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Can't get rid of this horrid color

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