Colorful Message Backgrounds

Posted On 2007-05-03 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Colorful Message Backgrounds (Windows 9x and NT)
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This setting enables colorful backgrounds with Outlook Express.
Open your registry and find the key below.
Change the value of 'ColorCycle' to equal '1' for enabled.
Close the registry and open Outlook Express. Open a new message and hold down CTRL + SHIFT, then press the 'Z' key to cycle through the colored backgrounds.

Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Mail and News]
Value Name: ColorCycle
Data Type: REG_SZ
Data: (0 = disabled, 1 = enabled)

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