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How do I get my Delphi program to change the Windows 95 wallpaper and then refresh it so the user can see the change?

I use Delphi 1 & 2
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for delphi 2, try:

SystemParametersInfo(SPI_SETDESKWALLPAPER, 0, 'C:\windows\NewPaper.bmp', SPIF_UPDATEINIFILE);

or

SystemParametersInfo(SPI_SETDESKWALLPAPER, 0, 'C:\windows\NewPaper.bmp', SPIF_SENDWININICHANGE);

Not sure which one is the paramater for the last option.  I would test, but I just re-installed windows, and delphi isn't back up yet.

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