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Personalizing Your Desktop Background

Windows 8 normally uses a photo background for the Windows desktop. If you want to change to a different background, a plain background, or select multiple pictures for your desktop background, this tutorial shows you how.

  • red-1.jpg Right-click the desktop.
  • red-2.jpg Select Personalize.
  • red-3.jpg Choose a theme.
  • red-4.jpg The preview of the current theme.
  • red-5.jpg Click Desktop Background to select images or background colors.

  • red-6.jpg Click empty checkboxes to select images.
  • red-7.jpg Open to select the picture position.
  • red-8.jpg Open to select how often to change the picture.
  • red-9.jpg Click to shuffle pictures.
  • red-10.jpg Open to select other backgrounds (your photos, solid colors, and so on).
  • red-11.jpg Click Save changes.


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