One more method to change the desktop wallpaper in Windows is to open up the Personalize option on the desktop (called Characteristic in Windows XP). To do this, do the following:.
Right-click on the desktop and also select Personalize. (Or in the Windows 10 menu, most likely to Settings > Customization > Background.).
In Windows 8/7/Vista via Control Panel's Customization applet, and also in Windows XP using the Present Control Panel applet.
Under the Background dropdown, select Image.
You can opt to use a pre-loaded photo from Microsoft or select Browse to discover a different photo on your hard drive.
You can additionally decide if you desire the photo to fit, stretch, or fill up the display, or perhaps for it to be tiled, focused, or extended across multiple displays.
Some variations of Windows have added options here, like immediately altering the desktop wallpaper after so-many secs, which comes in convenient if you do not intend to settle with simply one background.