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How to set background of desktop in Windows XP?

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  • Changing the background picture on the Desktop
  • Restoring Desktop background to default settings

Please refer to the steps below to change the background picture on the Desktop.
  1. Right-click any blank area on the Desktop, and then click Properties.


  2. After the Display Properties dialogue box appears, click the Desktop tab, and then select a desktop background from the Background list.

  3. Click OK to close the window.

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