Windows 10: Same Backgrounds for Dual Monitors in Windows 10

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  1.    15 Sep 2015 #1

    Same Backgrounds for Dual Monitors in Windows 10


    I want both to be the same? Thanks for any input on this. Did a new install,can I still get Media Center? If so Where?
    Z
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  2. Posts : 9,025
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       15 Sep 2015 #2

    Media center was removed from 10. I have multiple monitors with the same background. How do you have yours set up? If you extend the monitors, you should get the same on both.
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  3.    15 Sep 2015 #3

    Thanks essenbe
    ,was using themes so thats a problem.If I like a picture in a theme I just snip it and save. Not sure where they are stored to get the pic?

    Z
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  4. Posts : 9,025
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       15 Sep 2015 #4

    Any picture on your system, right click it and select set as desktop Background. Themes should not be a problem.
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  6.    15 Sep 2015 #6

    Hello essenbe
    Tried the right click on a picture in a theme pack and no option to save?
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  7. Posts : 9,025
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       15 Sep 2015 #7

    Try it wit a picture in your picture library
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  8.    16 Sep 2015 #8

    Thanks for all your help essenbe, same thing on my pictures no right click save?.
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  9. Posts : 9,025
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       16 Sep 2015 #9

    Please right click on the start icon and select Command prompt administrator, give admin permissions and copy/paste this into the window that opens and press enter sfc /scannow . If you decide to type it in, please notice the space between the sfc and the /. We want it to say no integrity violations were found. If it says there where corrupt files that could not be repaired, please reboot and run it again. You may have to run it 3 times with reboots in between each time.

    Other than something like that, I am running out of ideas, but it shouldn't be happening.
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  10.    16 Sep 2015 #10

    Ran the scan,no problems found. I notice when I go to setting,Personalization, Lock Screen everything is like greyed out?. Is this normal ?

    Some setting are managed by your organization.
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