Published by Steve Litchfield at 15:49 UTC, August 23rd 2010
Q. My daughter set an image from my gallery as 'Wallpaper' on my S60 phone and now I can't seem to get rid of it. I've tried changing the theme (including using the default one) and rebooting. What am I missing?
A. You were on the right track, thinking about themes, but you're missing a setting in the main 'Themes' menu (usually found under 'Tools', either on its own or as part of 'Settings>Personalisation', depending on device). For S60 3rd Edition onwards, 'Wallpaper' has now been brought into its own slot under the 'Themes' umbrella.
I.e. simply changing the 'general' theme is not enough – you also have to:
Easy when you know how, but we do agree that Nokia really should simplify their Settings hierarchy and then stop fiddling