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How-to change the Colors in Windows 10

How-to change the Colors in Windows 10

Have you set-up some colors that you don’t like in Windows 10 but can’t find a way to change it? Then just follow the steps below and I will get you trough changing it 🙂

Changing the Colors

1.Right-click your Desktop and choose Personalize 

Windows 10: Personalize
Windows 10: Personalize

2. Then click on Colours at the left side of the Window

3. You can now choose any color you like


Windows 10 then also automatically determ the best background for your current background image. If you like this then simply tun on the slider at the option “Automatically pick an accent colour from my background”. If you want your colour to also appear on the Start Menu, Taskbar or Action center then also turn on the option “Show colour on Start, Taskbar and Action Centre”


  • Dave October 21, 2015

    I also noticed your screen shots are incorrect. There also is no mixer in the color screen.

    • Yuri Pustjens October 21, 2015

      We are uploading new screenshots this week. Sorry for the inconvience.

    • Yuri Pustjens October 22, 2015

      Hello Dave,

      The guide is updated as promised. Thanks for letting us know.

  • Bert Thralls October 14, 2015

    I want to change the color of the text on my screen. I have not found any option to do this. I do NOT want to change anything else.. Your “personalization” in Windows 10 is very lacking, compared to previous versions of Windows. Most of Windows 10 is very lacking.

    • rudy d April 13, 2018

      Agreed, W10 is totally lousy compared to XP. A curse on Microsoft!

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