Turn Off Background Image in Windows 8

Edited by Lukward Thomason, VisiHow, Eng

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    The first thing that we need to do is move the mouse cursor to the upper-right corner of the screen to summon the charms bar
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    Once charms bar is opened, we need to click "Settings"
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    From "Settings", we need to click "Change PC settings"
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    When a new window opens, we need to click "Ease of Access"
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    Then, we click "Other options"
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    From "Visual Options", we need to simply click the "Show Windows background" toggle to set it to "Off"
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    We go back to the Windows desktop, there will be no background
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Recent edits by: VisiHow, Lukward Thomason

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