How to Change Wallpaper and Window Border Colour in Windows 8

Depending on your wallpaper, Windows 8 can automatically adjust the taskbar and border colours. Fortunately, Windows 8 does not take away the “power to personalise” from you. You can manually change the Wallpaper and border colours in Windows 8 OS.

Here’s how you can change the Wallpaper and Window Border colour in Windows 8:

Step 1: To get started, right click the blank space on your desktop and select the “Personalize” option from the menu that appears. (Check the screenshot below)

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Step 2: The “Personalization” dialogue box will appear on your screen. Now, click on the “Desktop Background” option. (Check the screenshot below)

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Step 3: Click on a desirable wallpaper option you want for your system.

Step 4: Click on the “Save Changes” option to save the new wallpaper setting. (Check the screenshot below)

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Step 5: Next, click on “Colours” option in the “Personalization” dialogue box to change window border colour. (Check the screenshot below)

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Step 6: Click on any desirable colour you want to keep for your border.

Step 7: Click on the “Save Changes” button to apply the changes. (Check the screenshot below)

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There, you have successfully changed the wallpaper and window border colour in Windows 8.

If you ran into some problems while attempting Window border-colour/wallpaper change in Win 8, narrate your problem in the comments below. We will revert with a solution.