strange background after screensaver ends

  pookie 14:38 21 Nov 03


windows 2000 pro. a strange one for you - whenever a collegue puts in her password to come out of screensaver the background is the last web page she looked at(regardless of when she looked at it) as opposed to her default wallpaper or the last item she had open.

any ideas how to stop this?


  A_World_Maker 14:56 21 Nov 03

It maybe a graphic resolution change effect... maybe your graphics board hasn't enough memory to cache both resolutions. What graphics board have you got?

  pookie 14:59 21 Nov 03

thanks for reply - i don't know to behonest but it's only started happening today on a stable sytem - no hardware/software nor settings have been added/removed


  pookie 15:51 21 Nov 03

any other ideas? :-)

  A_World_Maker 16:15 21 Nov 03

ermm.. have you checked that the device is operating correctly in Device Manager?
Also try flushing the Internet Temp folder... IE.. Tools.. Internet Options.. Delete Temp files...the graphics file there, loaded as she has been surfing maybe being corrupted by the windows index file.

Hope that solves it.

  pookie 16:22 21 Nov 03

excellent - many thanks


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