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Changing the Desktop

Published on May 21, 2014 in Windows 8.1

From the Desktop

  1. Right-click your desktop background and select Personalize.
  2. From the open window, select the Desktop Background option.
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  3. Choose the color or picture from the drop-down menu, or click Browse if you already know the location of the picture you want to use.
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  4. Click Save Changes and close the window.

From the Charms Bar

  1. Activate the Charms Bar while on the desktop.
  2. Choose Settings.
  3. Choose Personalization.
  4. From the open window, select the Desktop Background option.
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  5. Choose the color or picture from the drop-down menu, or click Browse if you already know the location of the picture you want to use.
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  6. Click Save Changes and close the window.

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