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Personalise Your Desktop Background

Posted by Box Off My Computer on November 25, 2009 at 5:59 AM

You may have noticed that some people have a photo of their cat or their favourite band as their desktop image. This is very quick and easy to do, just follow these simple steps.

There are two methods of achieving this.

Method 1 (Quickest and easiest way)

First, find the picture or image that you want on your computer desktop by looking through your pictures.

Once you have found the one you want RIGHT CLICK it.

You should see 'SET AS DESKTOP BACKGROUND' click this.

Then close or minimise pictures to see the result!

If method 1 did not work or you are not happy with the result, try method 2.

Method 2 (Manually)

Right Click on an empty space your desktop.

Select Personlize or Customise (depends which oporating sytem you are using)

Then click Desktop Background

Click Browse and a new window will open,

On the left you should see a list of folders on your computer, click Pictures

Find the picture you want and select it

Then decide how you want to position the picture and a background colour if you want to.

Click OK


Categories: Learn How To, Computer Basics Help, Set Up Your New PC or Laptop

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Reply vanessa henry
5:29 PM on December 3, 2009 
I found these two easy steps to follow and i am now looking at a lovely picture on my desktop of myself and friends instead of looking at a boring still fish . THANKYOU miss v henry .
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9:42 AM on February 16, 2010; You saved my day again.

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