Another method to change the desktop computer wallpaper in Windows is to open the Personalize option on the desktop computer (called Characteristic in Windows XP). To do this, do the following:.
Right-click on the desktop computer and select Personalize. (Or in the Windows 10 menu, most likely to Setups > Personalization > History.).
In Windows 8/7/Vista with Control board's Personalization applet, and in Windows XP through the Display Control board applet.
Under the History dropdown, select Photo.
You can choose to use a pre-loaded picture from Microsoft or select Browse to find a different photo on your hard drive.
You can additionally determine if you want the picture to fit, stretch, or load the screen, or perhaps for it to be tiled, centered, or covered throughout multiple displays.
Some variations of Windows have additional alternatives below, like automatically transforming the desktop computer wallpaper after so-many seconds, which is available in useful if you don't want to settle with just one background.