Windows 10 Desktop background photo not changing

  1. Posts : 64
    Windows 10

    Windows 10 Desktop background photo not changing

    Setup - two monitors. Nvidia Quatro graphic card

    Desktop background problem
    I have set Personalisation - Desktop Background - Slideshow - Set Location to a Photo folder to use Photos - Change every minute - Shuffle Off (tried On as well but makes no difference) - Fit set to Fit.

    Problem is that the images never change, though they are different ones on the two monitors.

    I have tried various permutations of the above without any success. Which folder of photos I use doesn't make any difference to the situation - same two photos displayed.

    My wife's laptop which is setup in the same way seems to have a similar but not identical problem. hers changes but only selects from 4 photos despite more being available in the chosen folder.

    Suggestions appreciated!
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  2. Plankton's Avatar
    Posts : 1,329
    Windows 10 Pro

    This might be a bug/issue with the "Anniversary Update". Report this to MS using the Feedback option.....this will do a few things. It will report it to MS and if anybody else has a similar issue it will show up similar reports. Which some may have some fixes or work arounds to try.
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  3. Posts : 64
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for that suggestion. Never having sent feedback to MS, where do I find that option? Is it on their site or on my PC?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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