Change Desktop Background in Windows 8

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Amanda, Eng, Anonymous

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Steps

  1. 1
    Right-click on an empty space on the desktop.
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  2. 2
    Click "Personalize".
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  3. 3
    When the window opens, click on "Desktop Background".
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  4. 4
    Browse the existing backgrounds by scrolling up and down.
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  5. 5
    Click the "Browse..." tab to select a picture from the computer.
    In our case, we are going to select an existing option.
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  6. 6
    Click the white box in the upper-left corner of the image being selected.
    This will place a checkmark in it.
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  7. 7
    Click the white box in the upper-left corner of the image that is currently being used.
    This will remove the checkmark.
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  8. 8
    Click "Save changes" at the bottom of the screen.
    Now, the background has changed.
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  9. 9
    Close the window by clicking the "X" in the top right corner.
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  10. 10
    This concludes our tutorial on how to change the desktop background on Windows 8 computers.
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Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: Eng, Amanda, Lukward Thomason

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