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  • Section: Troubleshooting
  • Last updated: June 6, 2019, 3:49 p.m.

AccountEdge Background Color (Windows XP)

To change the AccountEdge background color from being black on an XP machine, go to Control Panel, then Display (or Appearances and Themes, then Display if using a category view). Click the Appearance tab, and under Windows and Buttons choose XP style. Under Color Scheme select (Default) blue. Press Apply then OK. Restart the machine and AccountEdge. Problem will be resolved.

On a Vista or Windows 7 machine, go to Control Panel, then Appearances and Themes. Choose display. Click Personalize in the lower left hand corner then choose Windows Classic. Press Apply and OK. Restart the machine and AccountEdge. Problem will be resolved.