Windows 10: Windows 10 slideshow. want to select images, not folders
Windows 10 slideshow. want to select images, not folders
I looked around a bit and could not find an answer to my question. When making a slideshow in Windows 10 for the lock screen and the desktop background can you select individual images from folders instead of selecting an entire folder? Win 7 could do this and i used it and liked it a lot.
It's not a huge deal but i didn't want to make copies of the images to put in a "slideshow" folder and also leave them organized in their original folder so i can actually track them down later.
Just hoping that this minor feature is still here somewhere.
Kamina, I had the same question, and eventually found this website, which solved the problem for me: https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
Specifically, go to "Option 6" on that page.
Bring up a "Run" dialog (windows-key / R)
Paste the following command into it and then hit enter:
control /name Microsoft.Personalization /page pageWallpaper
This will bring up a screen that looks very much like the old Windows 7 desktop background screen, with thumbnails of all photos in your wallpaper folder, with the ability to check/un-check individual photos.
Hope this helps!
Thank you very much, man. I didn't think anyone else cared about this lol. I will try it tonight.
Hi, I have a specific folder in my pictures which I play screensaver slideshow from. My computer will play slideshow for a while (maybe 5 or 10 minutes), then I get the following message (white font on a black screen): An error is preventing this...
i am it seems photo live-tiles only showing 5images by default if we set it to "latest image"
can we extend it to like 20images ?
i know the image data is stored in here...
Hello, In windows 8 when I opened lets say documents or pictures and I had pictures in there it showed the picture instead of a image like the attached one. How do I get back to being able to see the image? Its driving me insane I cant find the...
I upgraded to 10 from 8.1. In 8.1 I had a slide show desktop background. That carried forward into 10 ( I still have the slideshow background). However, I cannot find where the images are located on the computer. Would like to modify but need to...
I recently upgraded from W7 to W10 and overall am pretty happy. I have a twin monitor setup and as a professional photographer use a selection of my portfolio images as my screen background shots. With W7 I had the images change but they were the...