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The Complete Guide to Desktop Backgounds

Desktop Background Windows 7Ever since the earliest graphical operating systems were created, it has been possible to display a desktop background. Desktop backgrounds are one of the easiest and most effective ways to customize your PC, and there are hundreds of web sites dedicated to providing eye catching photos and images that can be used to personalize your computer.

This guide will show you how to customize your desktop background in Windows, MacOS and Linux, provides you with links where you can browse background galleries, lists some utilities to automatically download and display a selection of images on your desktop, and presents some troubleshooting techniques to fix desktop background issues.

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