Desktop background reverts to plain black after the first logon
After logging on for the first time, if you change the background color to a solid color other than black, the background changes back to solid black after the second logon.
Note: To configure the desktop background to a solid color, follow these steps:
- Right-click on the Desktop then click on [Personalize].
- Click on [Desktop Background] then select [Solid Colors] under [Location].
- Choose one of the solid colors listed other than black.
For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB2005923.