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Windows 10: Change the background image - here's how

In Windows 10, the so-called hero wallpaper is set as the background image by default. If you want to use a different wallpaper, you can change this in the settings. We show how this works and where you can find good pictures.

Windows 10: Set a certain picture as the desktop background

  1. Right-click on an image that you want to use as your desktop background.
  2. Select "Set as desktop background" out.

Change wallpaper in Windows 10

To choose from the standard backgrounds of Windows 10, proceed as follows:

  1. Click with the right mouse button on a free area of ​​the desktop.
  2. Chooses To adjust out.
  3. On the right side of the window, underbackground the entrypicture be selected.
  4. Now click under choose picture on the button Searchto select your own image from a specific location.

Below you can choose the customization:

  • To complete: Tries to find a good compromise to display the image on the desktop.
  • To adjust: Enlarges the picture until pages touch the edge of the desktop.
  • stretch: Stretches the picture in all directions until it fits on the desktop.
  • tile: Leaves the picture in its original size and repeats it if it is smaller than the desktop. A tile pattern is created.
  • Centered: Leaves the picture in its original size and positions it in the center of the desktop.
  • stretch: Stretches the image until pages touch the edge of the desktop.

Our video shows how you can configure Windows 10:

Use only certain colors or slideshows as desktop wallpapers

Alternatively, you can also set up several pictures as a changing slide show or just set a single-color background. The latter goes as follows:

  1. Right click on an empty space on the desktop and choose To adjust out.
  2. Under background you choose Solid color out.
  3. Below you can determine your color in the color palette.

Windows 10: Download HD wallpapers

If you're looking for wallpapers for Windows 10, you can download our wallpaper pack:

Windows 10 Wallpaper - Downloadable

You can also find a large number of HD wallpapers on Microsoft's associated website, which are sorted into different categories such as Animals, customers, cars, games, nature, panorama.

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