How to Customize Your Lock Screen in Windows 8

Published October 31, 2014 by Admin

In Windows 8, Microsoft adds the Lock Screen feature to the system. Though it is very common to a tablet, it can be used in desktops or laptops as well. In fact, it is not the desktop background but contains some widgets, which can display some quick notifications, such as weather, new messages, calendar and the like when your PC is still locked. Today, this tutorial will display a guide on how to select a favorite lock screen background. Now, let’s see how to change the lock screen image.
lock screen

How to Change Lock Screen Background

Step 1: Press Win + C to Open Charm Bar


Step 2: Then, click on Settings


Step 3: click the Change PC Settings link

change pc settings

Step 4: Now go to Personalization and click on it


Step 5: click on Lock screen and choose one of the photos which Windows 8 recommends. If you don’t like them, you can click on Browse to choose your personal image as the background.

choose a picture

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