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Microsoft offers numerous attractive desktop backgrounds for free download on its website. We'll show you how to change the background and customize the theme of Windows 10.

If the standard Windows background is too boring for you, you can set up your own background image with just a few clicks. But that's not all: users can also set the background to change. Colors and designs can also be changed. We'll show you how this works on Windows 10 and where you can get the new designs from Microsoft.

Find free wallpapers for Windows 10

Microsoft offers numerous free wallpapers for Windows 10 on the Windows support pages (click here for download selection). Users can also find an even larger selection and a clearer presentation in the Microsoft Store

Open the app and scroll down to the point "Collections"at the end. There you will find the tile "Windows Themes". Behind it are design packages from Microsoft on a wide variety of topics. Each package contains several images that you can download and use as your desktop wallpaper.

Screenshot: Users can right-click on the desktop to customize the background. (Source: t-online)

Step-by-step instructions: Change the background image

To the background for Windows 10, click with right mouse button on the desired picture and choose "Set as desktop background ". To be able to select Windows themes, proceed as follows:

  1. Click the right mouse button to a free space on the desktop.
  2. A menu opens. Choose "To adjust".
  3. In the bar on the left, select "background"and click in the drop-down menu under" Background "in the window on the right on"picture".

The system will show you a selection of saved photos. To choose your own pictures, click on "Search".

Use your own pictures as the desktop background

If you discover a nice picture while browsing old photos on your hard drive, you can turn it into a new desktop background without further ado: Simply right-click on it and select the option "Set as desktop background" in the context menu. The change is applied immediately.

To set your own photo as the new desktop background, all you have to do is right-click on it. (Source: t-online)

Windows 10: Adjust the color of the tiles

If you change the theme in Windows 10, the operating system changes the color for the tiles. If you want to determine the color of the tiles yourself, proceed as follows:

  1. Click the right mouse button to a free space on the desktop.
  2. A menu opens. Choose "To adjust".
  3. In the window on the left click on "Colours".
  4. Uncheck "Automatically select an accent color from my background". Now you can specify a different, predefined color or under"Custom color"Mix colors yourself.

Windows 10: Set slide show

  1. Click the right mouse button to a free space on the desktop.
  2. A menu opens. Choose "To adjust".
  3. In the bar on the left, select "background"and click in the drop-down menu under" Background "in the window on the right on"Slide show".

Alternatively, select several photos in a folder and then right-click on one of the photos. Now select "Set as desktop background". Windows will now automatically create a slide show from all the images.

Windows 10: Customize the design

  1. Click the right mouse button to a free space on the desktop.
  2. A menu opens. Choose "To adjust".
  3. In the bar on the left, select "background"and click in the drop-down menu under" Background "in the window on the right on"design".

Select a desired design here. More designs can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store.