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05-Oct-2010, 09:50 PM #1
Angry Windows XP starts up in "classic" mode....without the curved edges.
I installed a wireless internet thingy on my computer to obtain internet when living with roommates. Ever since then, everytime I start up, I end up having to restart over and over again, until the log in screen that pops up has the curved edges. I have recently removed the hardware (wireless card/thingy) and now I am unable to get the computer to start up with the "curved edges" even after restarting OVER AND OVER AND OVER. I am up to my neck in anger....I need some help!!! Anyone know what may cause this!?!?!...and how I can fix it???

Thanks for any help!
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06-Oct-2010, 04:54 AM #2
Couple of places you can look.

Control Panel > User Accounts > Change the way users log on and off > Check the "Use Welcome Screen" box

Display Properties, make sure that Windows XP is selected as your theme.
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