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Maran Illustrated Windows® 8 by Ruth Maran, Diane Koers

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CHAPTER 7Customize Windows

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Change the Desktop Backgrounds

Modify the Screen Saver

Alter the Color of Windows

Change the Theme

Adjust the Volume

Modify the Computer Sounds

View and Change the Date and Time

Customize the Modern UI

CHANGE THE DESKTOP BACKGROUND

Many users will spend a great deal of their time on the desktop. You can change the picture used to decorate your desktop.

Windows comes with many desktop backgrounds that you can choose from. You can also use one of your own pictures as your desktop background.You can change your desktop background by selecting a different theme. To select a different theme, see “Change the Theme” later in ...

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