Certain models of Compaq Presario and HP PCs preinstalled with Windows 7 exhibit a problem where users cannot change the desktop wallpaper picture position to Fill, Fit, Center or Tile. It may default to Stretch mode, and changes made by users do not take effect. To fix this problem, HP released a SoftPaq (SP45575 "Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler") which applies to specific models of Compaq Presario and HP PCs.

[Download SP45575.exe]

TITLE: Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler


DESCRIPTION: This package provides the Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler for the supported notebook/laptop models and operating systems. The Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler enables the Wallpaper Background Picture Position function to be changed from Stretched to Fill, Fit, Tile, or Center.

For more information about this SoftPaq and the affected PC model numbers, see Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler Read Me file at HP’s Website.

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  1. Medusa68
    said this on Monday, May 27th 2013 6:12 am

    Thank you thank you thank you!!! I was going insane and after several years of owning this computer decided to google it. Works like a charm!

  2. Juy
    said this on Saturday, November 10th 2012 3:53 pm

    Wonderful! Thank u sooooo much….

  3. tiffany crous
    said this on Sunday, January 1st 2012 4:02 pm

    hi, why is it installing. what is it gonna do?

  4. LaTrice E
    said this on Tuesday, November 22nd 2011 10:10 pm

    Oh. My. Gosh! Thank you thank you thank you! So much. I have had this comp for a year and a half and it was bugging the crap out of me. This works like a CHARM.

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