Windows 10: Windows Custom Theme only works on Administrator account


  1. Posts : 2
    Windows Server 2016
       21 Jul 2017 #1

    Windows Custom Theme only works on Administrator account


    Alright I know you guys like fake theming here but Im desperate. I have a REAL theme, (not the type where you just put in a bunch of images, like complete UI rework). Its the Windows 10 Black Edition theme. It just does not work when I am not on the Administrator account. It does not matter if I have admin rights or not. It just wont modify the windows. The universal apps do get modified however.
    If anyone knows what is causing this please let me know.
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  2. Posts : 624
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       21 Jul 2017 #2

    Have you tried setting the account to admin and then make all the changes you want then set it back to non admin.
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  3. Posts : 2
    Windows Server 2016
    Thread Starter
       21 Jul 2017 #3

    Yes thats the first thing I tried. I even tested on a completely new account. ANY GUI changes (theme wise, icons and stuff i can do) i make to the system only work on admin account.
    This is incredibly annoying too.
    EVERY time they release a new windows or it becomes harder to theme it
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