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How to change your desktop picture on your pc

This is how to change the picture on your desktop for pc. When you find your picture right click on it and it should bring up a list of options look and find set as background click it and then look at your desktop.

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i cant change my desktop background ..


To change the desktop background:

1. Go to Start>Control Panel>Appearance and Personalization>Change desktop background.

2. This will bring up picture location : desktop background. You will see boxes next to all the different pictures that you can select as wallpaper.

3. Select the box next to the picture that you want to choose as your wallpaper(this will put a check in it.)

4. If you want the picture to fill the screen, under picture position, select "Fill."

5. Click "Save Changes." in the lower right of the window.

Another way to change the wallpaper-

1. Right click an empty spot on your desktop.

2. Click on Personalize. (This will bring up the personalization window with themes in the main window.

3. Click on the blue link "Desktop Background"


3. This will bring up picture location : desktop background. You will see boxes next to all the different pictures that you can select as wallpaper.

4. Then follow steps 3-5 above.

Hope this is helpful-Thanks for using FixYa.

Apr 30, 2011 | Samsung X15 Notebook

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how do i set laptop background image on my compaq 615?


This can be found in the Help and Support section of Windows on your laptop.

To change the desktop background
  1. ?id=microsoft.windows.resources.shellexecutetopiciconRight click on your desktop-Select personalize. This will open a window that asks you to select your desktop background

  2. Click the picture or color that you want to use for your desktop background.

    If the picture you want to use isn't in the list of desktop background pictures, click an item in the Picture location list to see other categories, or click Browse to search for the picture on your computer. When you find the picture that you want, double-click it. It will become your desktop background.

    getcontent.aspx?assetid=8456a207-d4c8-401d-8729-c5dda3f0e72c&documentset=en-us&prod=win700&market=usLook for pictures in other locations on your computer

  3. Under Picture position, click the arrow and choose whether to crop the picture to fill the screen, fit the picture to the screen, stretch the picture to fit the screen, tile the picture, or center the picture on the screen, and then click Save changes.

Note
  • If you choose to have a fitted or centered picture as your desktop background, you can also frame your picture with a color background. Under Picture position, click Fit or Center. Click Change background color, click a color, and then click OK.

Tip
  • To make any picture stored on your computer (or a picture you are currently viewing) your desktop background, right-click the picture, and then click Set as Desktop Background.

getcontent.aspx?assetid=7abb27d7-2989-4144-81e3-0a51f703885d&documentset=en-us&prod=win700&market=usThe Set as Desktop Background option

Apr 24, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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how to change desktop picture


Please right click on your desktop with yor mouse.
U will get an option to customize the desktop.
Click on that and it will produce the list of screensavers in front of you.
U can choose from here or for any other picture u can click on the 'more' option and get it from the respective folder.

Dec 20, 2010 | Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Notebook

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how do i change a picture to my desktop background?


If you want to set any particular picture as your desktop background then you just have to open the picture then right click on it. Choose the option set as a Desktop Background.

If you are looking at choose one of the windows default then

Step 1: Right Click on your Desktop and choose Properties.
Step 2: Click on the Tab called Desktop.
Step 3: Choose one of the style listed under background.
Step 4: Click on Apply and then ok.

Dec 18, 2010 | Acer Aspire One PC Notebook

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How do you change the desktop background on a dell inspiron mini 10? OS: Windows 7


The easiest way to change wallpaper/desktop background is open the picture/photo, right-click and "Set as desktop background".

You can do it from the personalize options available in display settings. Right-click on the desktop, select "personalize" and click "Desktop Background" from the available lists and browse the picture/photo you want to set as desktop background.

If you need further help, let me know.

Good luck.

Thanks for using FixYa.

Aug 21, 2010 | Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Notebook

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