I have a customer's PC that has a weird problem in that it has 2 user accounts but webpages and desktop both displays differently (obviously a different user desktop but common icons display differently).User A displays all ok ie desktop icon text background is transparent and all webpages display ok and the same regardless of browser.
User B's desktop displays with a background to icon text. Webpages don't display correctly in IE8 or FF3.6.8 but appear to display ok in GC. sample screen shots attached of same webpage, same browser, different user same PC.
On some webpages links don't show but still work if you know where they are.
I am assuming the desktop and webpage problems are related somehow via some display setting???.
So far via the net I have tried the following:
Check "Use drop shadows for icon labels on the desktop" on the Visual Effects tab.
2.Right-click on Desktop - "Arrange Icons by" and ensure Lock Web
items is cleared.
3.Disabled web content on desktop,
Control Panel - Display Properties - Desktop tab - Customize Desktop -
Web tab. Clear all check boxes.
4. Ensure the Wallpaper is an image file not HTML.
I have checked for any virus etc no issues.
got me stumped...any ideas?