How do I change the background in Windows 10?

Changing the background in Windows 10

To change the background go to Start > Settings > Personalization > Background

Under Background, you can choose between

Picture is a single image you'd like to select from the preinstalled picture, or you can click on browse to select a personal image.


Solid color presents you with a color palette to choose the color you want.


Slideshow allows you to select a folder with pictures in it. You'll have to browse to tell it exactly were the folder is.


Then you can choose how often to change the picture with the "Change picture every" option:

Then you can choose "Choose a fit"

For assistance please contact the IT Help Desk by calling 573-341-4357 (HELP), visiting the IT Help Desk on the first floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library, or submitting a ticket online at:

Keywords:background, change background, changing the background in win10   Doc ID:64846
Owner:Connie G.Group:Missouri University of Science and Technology
Created:2016-07-07 13:18 CDTUpdated:2017-07-27 12:35 CDT
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