Lesson 11 - IC3BASICS,Internetand ComputingCoreCertification

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IC 3  BASICS, Internet and  Computing Core Certification Computing Fundamentals Lesson 11 Customizing the Desktop
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Customizing the Desktop - Lesson 11 2 Objectives Apply a predefined theme to the desktop. Change the Windows desktop  background. Use a graphic file as a desktop  background. Customize the icons on the desktop. Clean up your desktop.
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Customizing the Desktop - Lesson 11 3 Changing Display Properties You can change the  appearance of the Windows  desktop via the Control Panel. Click the  Start  button, then click  Control Panel Click the  Display  icon on the  Control Panel. The Display Properties dialog  box contains several tabs that  can be accessed to change  your desktop’s appearance  and behavior.
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Customizing the Desktop - Lesson 11 4 Display Properties Dialog  Box Tabs The Display Properties dialog box contains the following  tabs: Themes tab: Lets you assign predefined themes including icons,  fonts, colors, and other elements to your desktop. Desktop tab: Offers pictures and graphics you can use as a  background for the desktop. Screen Saver tab: Selects a screen saver to use. Appearance tab: Controls fonts and colors for various screen  elements. Settings tab: Sets resolution and color settings for your computer  monitor.
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Customizing the Desktop - Lesson 11 5 Set a Desktop Theme To set or change the theme applied to  your desktop: Click the  Themes  tab of the Display  Properties dialog box. Open the drop-down menu below the 
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course IMS 101 taught by Professor Novak during the Fall '11 term at Moraine Valley Community College.

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Lesson 11 - IC3BASICS,Internetand ComputingCoreCertification

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