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    Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10

    Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10

    How to Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10
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    09 Nov 2017
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    How to Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10

    information   Information
    Your desktop background (also called wallpaper) can be a picture from your personal collection or included with Windows, a solid color, or a slide show playing selected pictures randomly on all displays.

    This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off showing the desktop background image for your account in Windows 10.
    Note   Note
    When you turn off showing the desktop background image, your desktop background will only show as solid black.

    When you turn on showing the desktop background image, then whatever you set for your desktop background will show again.

    CONTENTS:
    • Option One: To Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Settings
    • Option Two: To Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Control Panel


    EXAMPLE: Desktop background image turned off and solid black
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    Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10
    To Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Settings

    1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Ease of Access icon.

    2. Click/tap on Other options on the left side, and turn on (default) or off Show Windows background on the right side. (see screenshot below)
    Note   Note
    Starting with Windows 10 build 17025, you will need to click/tap on Display on the left side instead.
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    3. When finished, you can close settings if you like.






    Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Windows 10
    To Turn On or Off Desktop Background Image in Control Panel

    1. Open the Control Panel, and click/tap on the Ease of Access Center icon.

    2. Click/tap on the Make the computer easier to see link. (see screenshot below)

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    3. Check or uncheck (default) Remove background images (where available), and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)

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    4. When finished, you can close Ease of Access Center if you like.



    That's it,
    Shawn


  1.    2 Weeks Ago #1

    It's still not showing up as solid black:
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    Does that mean the setting was not applied successfully? I've restarted the computer, and it's still blue. I'm on 1803.
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  2.    2 Weeks Ago #2

    t3nfo0ums accou said: View Post
    It's still not showing up as solid black:
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    Does that mean the setting was not applied successfully? I've restarted the computer, and it's still blue. I'm on 1803.
    Windows will auto-sync your accent color,
    You'd need to choose Fit as Centered then add a custom border color or choose black...

    Change Accent Color in Windows 10 | Windows 10 Tutorials

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    Last edited by Brink; 2 Weeks Ago at 07:58.
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