display properties icon in control panel



paramedic
07-10-2005, 12:44 AM
when i open disply on control panel only two tabs come on ...settings and
screen saver ,,,no other like desk top or theyms.....why...and how do i get
them back ...on the other user sites they are there but not on mine ...i am
on xp home

Wesley Vogel
07-10-2005, 12:44 AM
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

Read the instructions at the top
285. Right hand side
Restore All Display Tabs

Missing Tabs in Display Properties and No OpenGL Support After You Upgrade
to Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/283751/

Desktop Tab Missing from Display Properties
http://www.theeldergeek.com/desktop_tab_missing_from_display.htm



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Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:B5B14373-824D-4768-8955-08F028266762@microsoft.com,
paramedic <paramedic@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> when i open disply on control panel only two tabs come on ...settings and
> screen saver ,,,no other like desk top or theyms.....why...and how do i
> get them back ...on the other user sites they are there but not on mine
> ...i am on xp home

paramedic
07-10-2005, 12:47 AM
many thanks that did the trick

"Wesley Vogel" wrote:

>
> http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
>
> Read the instructions at the top
> 285. Right hand side
> Restore All Display Tabs
>
> Missing Tabs in Display Properties and No OpenGL Support After You Upgrade
> to Windows XP
> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/283751/
>
> Desktop Tab Missing from Display Properties
> http://www.theeldergeek.com/desktop_tab_missing_from_display.htm
>
>
>
> --
> Hope this helps. Let us know.
>
> Wes
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>
> In news:B5B14373-824D-4768-8955-08F028266762@microsoft.com,
> paramedic <paramedic@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> > when i open disply on control panel only two tabs come on ...settings and
> > screen saver ,,,no other like desk top or theyms.....why...and how do i
> > get them back ...on the other user sites they are there but not on mine
> > ...i am on xp home
>
>

Wesley Vogel
07-10-2005, 12:48 AM
Glad to hear it. Keep having fun. :-)

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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:1C07E90C-C7FC-4FE3-ADD3-1AFAB4BEA349@microsoft.com,
paramedic <paramedic@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> many thanks that did the trick
>
> "Wesley Vogel" wrote:
>
>>
>> http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
>>
>> Read the instructions at the top
>> 285. Right hand side
>> Restore All Display Tabs
>>
>> Missing Tabs in Display Properties and No OpenGL Support After You
>> Upgrade to Windows XP
>> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/283751/
>>
>> Desktop Tab Missing from Display Properties
>> http://www.theeldergeek.com/desktop_tab_missing_from_display.htm
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Hope this helps. Let us know.
>>
>> Wes
>> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>>
>> In news:B5B14373-824D-4768-8955-08F028266762@microsoft.com,
>> paramedic <paramedic@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
>>> when i open disply on control panel only two tabs come on ...settings
>>> and screen saver ,,,no other like desk top or theyms.....why...and how
>>> do i get them back ...on the other user sites they are there but not on
>>> mine ...i am on xp home


display properties icon in control panel