1.    07 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Home

    Desktop background not working

    I've gone into the personalizaion menu and clicked the background tab, selected slideshow, selected my folder, chose how often i want the pictures to change and chose my fit and no picture pops up in the background. I've restarted my laptop and still nothing seems to work.
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  2.    07 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 15,654
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14955

    Hello Amaya, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    For now, double check using option 5 or 6 in the tutorial below to see if there may have been something you missed.

    Desktop Background - Change in Windows 10
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  3.    13 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    windows 10

    hello, everyone.
    if other options did not help, I had this same problem.

    please try settings>ease of access>other options>visual options as title then simply turn on "show windows background"..

    this option has helped with showing my background pictures I hope this can help everyone else aswell thank you for reading
    Last edited by Web NekMit; 13 Aug 2015 at 07:55. Reason: forgot to say greetings hello everyone
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