How to change the theme, lock screen and background images in Windows 10

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The best thing about the Windows operating system is that you can fully customize and optimize it. Microsoft still offers a number of customization features in its operating system. In this article, we will learn how to change the theme, screen and wallpaper or wallpaper in Windows 10.

To start customizing Windows 10, go to your desktop, right-click and click Customize. You can use the customization application to change background colors and accents, lock screens, background images, and themes on your PC.

To change the theme in Windows 10

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In the customization settings, click Themes, then Classic Theme Settings.

This brings you to the classic theme settings in the Control Panel, where you can see three default themes and four high-contrast themes designed specifically for night operations and those with challenges. Select the desired topic and click Save Topic. You can also create new Windows themes if you wish. In addition to choosing the theme you want for your PC, you can also get other themes online. Click Get More Theme Online to visit Microsoft’s official site, which contains an extensive collection of interactive and creative topics in different categories. Browse categories and download the desired topic.

The download time depends of course on the size of the subject and your Internet connection. Once downloaded to your PC, simply open it and follow the instructions to install and use it.

To change the background image in Windows 10

Go to Customize and click Background to change the background image of your Windows 10 PC. Choose your favorite photo in the gallery. You can also choose an adjustment for the image. Microsoft offers a vast collection of Windows 10 wallpapers on its website and if you wish, you can download and install them on your PC.

If you want to set an image or photo as wallpaper, right-click as you have always done and click Set as wallpaper. To have Windows 10 automatically change your background image, select Slideshow from the Background drop-down menu and select the desired folder with your images.

Read: Where are wallpapers and screens stored in Windows 10?

To change the lock screen to Windows 10

You can also change the lock screen image here. Click the Lock Screen tab and select your image. You can set one of the built-in images or you can select your own image as the lock screen. You can also set your photos as lock screens here.

You can also customize the Windows 10 Start menu here.

Have fun customizing Windows 10!

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