I am having problems with the backgound of my computer. The backgound is blue and when I right click and click 'properties' and then 'desktop' the option always chosen is 'none' with a circle and a line through it. It blocks out the 'position' option as well. Also before this happened, my task bar kept popping up that I had virus's on my computer and that it was downloading antispy software. I have ran spybot and avg software and it is still there. Any help would be appreciated.
Jump to Post
Antispyware popup? Annoying, but Adaware SE will kill it. Go here and dl it, get the latest updates, and scan and remove bugs. Don't worry about clearing your MRU list...
-there are plenty of other sites that have it.. google if you wish. It's free for personal use.
Jump to Post
This malware may have changed the settings of the display driver somehow. The computer might think it has a special laptop screen or something like that.
It may have also altered the registry or the Windows code to install itself, redirecting the part which normally loads the background to …
All 5 Replies
We're a friendly, industry-focused community of developers, IT pros, digital marketers, and technology enthusiasts learning and sharing knowledge.