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The icons get all odly colored when I click on them.... my processor is clocked to 3GHz but dosent do any odd things in games, just on the desktop. I also don't see what I highlight, it just stays white. It just started happening today, it has been perfectly fine up to this point.

Any ideas?

My video card is 45C idle and it did that weird color thing before the processor was overclocked.

Thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 10
Oddly colored? It looks normal to me. So either I am overlooking something since I haven't slept in almost two days or the colors that are defined in the theme are weirding you out. And I'm betting it has nothing to do with my sleep habits.

That color overlay on the icons when you click on them is determined by the windows theme you're using. It's completely normal.

You can change it if you want. Right click desktop > Properties > Appearance > Advanced > Item: Selected Items > Color 1
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post #3 of 10
All the icons after the row with Ventrilo are all weirded out.
Not sure why though. Restart the computer?
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Look at the folders - that doesn't look normal

Are you using a third party theme? If so try reverting back to default and see if that helps
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Oddly colored? It looks normal to me. So either I am overlooking something since I haven't slept in almost two days or the colors that are defined in the theme are weirding you out.

That color overlay on the icons when you click on them is determined by the windows theme you're using. It's completely normal.
I don't know...... dosent the screenshot show you? D:

Look at the icons, they have odd colors all over them.
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Look at the folders - that doesn't look normal

Are you using a third party theme? If so try reverting back to default and see if that helps
It's most likely default. Look at the task menu, it's default silver.

If your GPU is oc'ed, have you tried setting it to stock?
post #7 of 10
It's just what I said up above. Your selected items color is white. When you click on an icon, that causes the white to invert/ miscolor whatever it highlights.

I just did it. I changed my selected items color to white and it does what yours is doing. Change the selected items color to grey or some other color.
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Oddly colored? It looks normal to me. So either I am overlooking something since I haven't slept in almost two days or the colors that are defined in the theme are weirding you out. And I'm betting it has nothing to do with my sleep habits.

That color overlay on the icons when you click on them is determined by the windows theme you're using. It's completely normal.

You can change it if you want. Right click desktop > Properties > Appearance > Advanced > Item: Selected Items > Color 1
Ok that worked, I don't really know what happend. I'm lanning with friends so I'm pretty tired and not thinking straight right now. T.T

+rep for all!
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I just need one last thing. How do I get the text on the icons a different color so it dosent blend in with the background? White on White is kind of annoying. >_>
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I just need one last thing. How do I get the text on the icons a different color so it dosent blend in with the background? White on White is kind of annoying. >_>

From my understanding that might be one of the only things you can't change. You might be able to using some 3rd party program but I do not know of any off hand.
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