Set a Photo from the Photos App as Wallpaper on HTC One M8

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Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to set a photo from the Photos application as the wallpaper on an HTC One M8.

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Steps

  1. 1
    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button located on the top of the phone.
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    Once the phone has been activated, we will see the lock screen.
    To unlock the phone, swipe the screen upwards. Once the phone has been unlocked, we will see the home screen. At the bottom, we will see icons. It is one of these icons that we now need, because we need to open up the applications folder.
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    To do that, we need the icon located at the bottom of the home screen.
    In the middle, we can see that there is a grid made up of white dots. Press down on this icon and it will open up our applications folder.
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    In this folder, we need to find the Photos application.
    Ours is located at the bottom of the screen. The icon is a pinwheel shape made up of different colors. It also says the word "Photos" underneath. Your Photos application may be in a different position in this folder. Scroll up or down to locate it, and press down on the icon, allowing us to enter the application. In this video tutorial, we want to show how to set a photo from this application as the wallpaper on an HTC One M8.
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  5. 5
    We must first choose any photo that we like.
    Press down on its thumbnail to enter the individual photo.
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    Now we need the icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen.
    It looks like three small white circles in a vertical line. Press down on this icon.
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    We are looking for the option second from the top.
    It says "Set as". Press down on that.
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    A pop-up menu appears with options.
    It says, "Complete action using", and gives different options. The first option says "Wallpaper" and the second option says "Wallpaper", but they have different icons. The first icon, the one at the top, is the icon for the Gallery app. The second icon is the icon for the application that we're currently using, Photos. This is the option we want. Press down on the second "Wallpaper" option.
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    We can customize it a little bit.
    We can crop it. We can move it up and down into a position we like. Scroll to position it.
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    Press "SET WALLPAPER".
    It is the option at the top. Press down on it. Now the photo is set as our wallpaper.
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    Press the Home button to go to the home screen.
    It is the little white house icon located at the bottom center of the phone screen.
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    Now we're on the home screen and we have successfully changed our wallpaper.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to set a photo from the Photos application as the wallpaper on an HTC One M8.
    If you have any questions or comments regarding this video, or about the process that you have seen in this video, then please leave them in the comment section below, and we shall answer them for you. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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