Topic Title: Multi Desktop and Windows 8 Themes
Topic Summary: When enabled Multi-desktop does not remember the Win8 Desktop Theme
Created On: 01/13/2013 07:31 PM
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 01/13/2013 07:31 PM
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fortkentdad
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Not the end of the world, but annoying. 

IF I enable the multi-desktop in the hyra-grid section of AMD's Catalyst Vision Control Centre when I reboot my computer it forgets my theme settings and loads Windows' default Daisy Theme.  

When disabled, my system remembers my theme and does not revert back to Windows' default   

I don't really use the multi-desktop option and havig to reset the theme is a bother so I just disable that feature, but it is a bug, at least on my system. 

 

 



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 01/14/2013 09:22 AM
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Hardwood
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Being old and grey too, I usually take the easy way out in these situations.

Uninstall Hydravision. Report bug to AMD Customer Care.. last option in VECC.



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 02/23/2013 03:06 PM
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BajaPaul
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I have this exact same issue in W8 64-bit too!  Switch to alternate desktop and it has a black background.  Flip back to desktop 1 and you see the big Daisy.  Your theme is swaped out for the Windows 8 default (Daisy).

The actual Daisy image is located at C:\Windows\Web\Wallpaper\Windows\img0.jpg.  You can't delete it without taking ownership of it.  I deleted it but then you just end up with black backgrounds.  Your theme still gets swap out.  I put the Daisy back for stability.

I will report this at feedback http://www.amdsurveys.com/se.ashx?s=5A1E27D20B2F3ECF

 



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 05/02/2013 11:26 AM
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BajaPaul
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Same issue still with 13.4 driver.  Report bug at http://www.amdsurveys.com/se.ashx?s=5A1E27D20B2F3EDF



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