How can I do these things from a bat file ...



Black Shadow
07-10-2005, 12:42 AM
Does anybody know how to change the current theme, diplayed toobars, and
Window color?

Mike Brannigan [MSFT]
07-10-2005, 12:42 AM
"Black Shadow" <BlackShadow@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> Does anybody know how to change the current theme, diplayed toobars, and
> Window color?

You can set these through Group Policy or by direct registry edits if the
person running the script has sufficient permissions.
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"Black Shadow" <BlackShadow@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:9B82F6B9-4EA2-4271-A36C-92C429759A6C@microsoft.com...
> Does anybody know how to change the current theme, diplayed toobars, and
> Window color?

Black Shadow
07-10-2005, 12:43 AM
I don't know which registies need to be edited, is there documentation
somewhere?

Wesley Vogel
07-10-2005, 12:43 AM
Some are documented, some are not.

You have to search a lot of places...

http://www.google.com/

http://technet.microsoft.com/default.aspx

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=FH;EN-US;KBHOWTO

http://msdn.microsoft.com/default.aspx

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/library/DepKit/56a33a88-a7b2-4f21-ab5e-5c62d728619f.mspx

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/library/DepKit/56a33a88-a7b2-4f21-ab5e-5c62d728619f.mspx

http://www.winguides.com/registry/

http://is-it-true.org/nt/registry/index.shtml

http://home.satx.rr.com/badour/html/reg_files.html

http://www.jsifaq.com/tipndx/Tip0000.htm

http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp.htm

As well as many other places.

Group Policy Registry Table
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/gp/gpref.asp

Group Policy Settings Reference for Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7821c32f-da15-438d-8e48-45915cd2bc14&displaylang=en

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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:B8BDD2CD-3084-4532-9B35-06876B29B5A7@microsoft.com,
Black Shadow <BlackShadow@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> I don't know which registies need to be edited, is there documentation
> somewhere?

Black Shadow
07-10-2005, 12:44 AM
I have been looking for a while and can't find them, that is one reason I
started this thread.

Wesley Vogel
07-10-2005, 12:47 AM
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Appearance

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Colors

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar

Microsoft® Windows® XP Registry Guide
http://www.microsoft.com/mspress/books/sampchap/6232.asp

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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:77D626F2-9934-4553-80C0-DA585DDBBB6B@microsoft.com,
Black Shadow <BlackShadow@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> I have been looking for a while and can't find them, that is one reason I
> started this thread.


How can I do these things from a bat file ...