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AOL Optimized PC - desktop acting odd

To whom it shall concern: We uninstalled the "AOL Desktop" application, yet the desktop is purely white in background, and cannot be changed nor does it seem to display the background choosen. It seems that when it boots up we see the proper desktop background, then before we get access to Windows it goes white, and we cannot change it. Thanks, Joe

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On the aol optimized pc u cannot uninstall the desktop it needs to be deavtivated from the main screen f10 reboot and do a quick format recovery to bring it back to manufactured mode after the desktop loads in the upper left hand corner it will show desktop options then deactivate. After you should be able to uninstall it.

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Hi I'm not sure how to change it but I have a suggestion that might work. Here are the steps to try: Go to START then RUN type in msconfig In the next window that pops up, select STARTUP tab Check in there and see if any startup item belongs to aol. Uncheck all those belonging to aol. Click apply, then click Close. It will ask to restart. Click on restart and see if it still happens when it loads up windows again. Good Luck Lolita

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