Microsoft | Sofware | How to Change the Background Screen in Windows 8.1 | New home screen Windows 8.1 Hetepheres much debated since the operating system was launched in preview mode earlier this week. Recognized by some as a bold move into the tablet market, and criticized by many others who prefer the familiar desktop experience, 'Modern UI new style' home is here to stay. But outside does not offer a way to bypass this screen in windows 8, windows 8.1 solves this problem and now you can pass the initial screen for desktop.surprisingly Microsoft also limit your options when it comes to customize the look of the home screen. You can choose from several color schemes and some background image, but that's about it.To change the home screen background the same as the desktop (or pics):
- charm menu-> settings
- personalized, then you can see the desktop wallpaper as an option.
- select it.
To use the new background, just select the background you want to use by left clicking once on it. You can also change the color of the text displayed on the home screen by choosing different colors of lines in the box below background options.