Right click the Desktop > click Personalize > Windows Color and Appearance >
Open classic appearance properties for more color options
Also, options for changing icons are available under 'Tasks' > Change
My Vista Quickstart Guide: http://adacosta.spaces.live.com/blog...3DB!9709.entry
"ColTom2" <noemailaddress@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Are there settings within Vista Home Premium similar to those formerly in
> XP i.e. Display Properties>Appearance Tab> and under Item where you could
> change Desktop, Icon, and Menu settings?
> If so, please tell me how to locate each that I have listed above.