Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Change color on startup? - macOS Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Change color on startup? ksnicoulin Posted: December 5, 2001 11:36PM in macOS edited January 2014 Does anyone know if it is possible to change the blue background on OS X to something else? I have a theme going and the blue just doesnt work. Thanks for any info. Comments Reply 1 of 3 crawlingparanoia Posts: 443member December 6, 2001 1:18AM 1)Click on the Apple menu2)Select "System Preferences..."3)Under "Personal," click "Desktop"There you go. Reply 2 of 3 eman Posts: 7,204member December 6, 2001 5:36AM He means the blue background during startup. Reply 3 of 3 ksnicoulin Posts: 2member December 6, 2001 10:20AM yes, I would like to change the blue background behind the startup screen because I am changing the startup screen to something different and blue just doesn't look right. Thanks for any help. Sign In or Register to comment.