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Ok, I know it isn't really the end of the world. But, I'd just like to say that I hate the new default background in Windows 10 1903. The old default Windows 10 background, the dark blue one, was the only default Windows background I ever liked. In fact, on all my computers I just left it because I liked it so much. But the new one burns my eye it's so bright blue. Sorry, rant over.

Luckily I copied the old background from another computer so I'll always have it. Screw you Microsoft!
 
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I don't understand. It is easy to change. Does it even deserve a rant?
 
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Err, which background is this? I just re-installed 1903 (still waiting on 1909) and I got that bright 3D Windows logo that's oriented to the right-side of the screen.
 
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its a low quality background, you can tell by checking the picture quality, the blue one i guess, not sure if its only me, bceouse i used demo version, you need to pay for fullhd backgournd res maybe, no?! it doesnt matter tho, i just replace it with wlakingdead background fullhd, fixed:)
 
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I really wish MS would take a page out of Apples book and give us some really stunning pictures. I really liked the ones in other windows versions and the themes too.

But this new stuff from Windows 8 onward is garbage.

I dont hate the default windows background, its neutral at best. But I do wish they would atleast include something a bit more interesting.
 
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Try this:

 
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I'm using their Porsche GT2 theme and the wallpaper cycles different beauty shots. Try it out, I'm sure you'll find a theme to suit.
 
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Forget it I use blue rivets tiled like a boss
 

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I don't understand. It is easy to change. Does it even deserve a rant?
The only thing that makes it a little harder is the image is just gone. If you didn't know about it before hand, or didn't have any other machines running the older version of Windows 10, the old wallpaper is just gone. Sure, I can change the wallpaper easy enough, but I like the old default Windows 10 one, so why waste time hunting for something else I like.

Err, which background is this? I just re-installed 1903 (still waiting on 1909) and I got that bright 3D Windows logo that's oriented to the right-side of the screen.
This is the wallpaper I hate:
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This is the wallpaper I really like:
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its a low quality background, you can tell by checking the picture quality, the blue one i guess, not sure if its only me, bceouse i used demo version, you need to pay for fullhd backgournd res maybe, no?! it doesnt matter tho, i just replace it with wlakingdead background fullhd, fixed:)
They include a 4k version of the wallpaper, but it isn't used by default. The default version that is uses look ok on 1080p screens, but the 4k version looks better on higher resolution screens.

I'm using their Porsche GT2 theme and the wallpaper cycles different beauty shots. Try it out, I'm sure you'll find a theme to suit.
I actually use an SR71 on my work computer. But I'm usually using my home computer in the dark, which is probably why I like the darker default Windows 10 background on my home computers. When I booted up 1903 on my home computer, in my dark office, the new background was so bright my eyes actually hurt. It was like the moment someone flips on the light in a dark room.
 

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The last windows wallpaper i ever stuck with for a loooooong time was the WindowsXP one.



I stuck with it for a long time but eventually had my anime wallpapers because thats what you do when youre like 12-15 years old.
 

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Let's be fair here. I sympathize for you even as someone that doesn't use the default.

I won't be that guy that downloads some wallpaper programs because that's just not my thing. I set it to rotate a folder I designate for backups.

But even for people like me that have custom ones even that sucks, curating wallpapers is time consuming. Im picky and for the most part they MUST be dark.

I feel for you bro.
 
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I really wish MS would take a page out of Apples book and give us some really stunning pictures. I really liked the ones in other windows versions and the themes too.

But this new stuff from Windows 8 onward is garbage.

I dont hate the default windows background, its neutral at best. But I do wish they would atleast include something a bit more interesting.
Windows 9x, 2000, XP and Windows 7 all had at least a few pictures and even patterns available for use as wallpapers right after install. Heck, Bing changes wallpapers every single day and quite a few of them are, perhaps not stunning but, at the very least, rather nice to look at... they could simply pick a few and add them to the W10 installer...
 

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Windows 9x, 2000, XP and Windows 7 all had at least a few pictures and even patterns available for use as wallpapers right after install. Heck, Bing changes wallpapers every single day and quite a few of them are, perhaps not stunning but, at the very least, rather nice to look at... they could simply pick a few and add them to the W10 installer...
I made a script to copy and convert the lock screen wall papers. Honestly I wish they would do something like that for the wallpapers
 
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Ok, I know it isn't really the end of the world. But, I'd just like to say that I hate the new default background in Windows 10 1903. The old default Windows 10 background, the dark blue one, was the only default Windows background I ever liked. In fact, on all my computers I just left it because I liked it so much. But the new one burns my eye it's so bright blue. Sorry, rant over.

Luckily I copied the old background from another computer so I'll always have it. Screw you Microsoft!
my background is playboy playmates x3.
 
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Ok, I know it isn't really the end of the world. But, I'd just like to say that I hate the new default background in Windows 10 1903. The old default Windows 10 background, the dark blue one, was the only default Windows background I ever liked. In fact, on all my computers I just left it because I liked it so much. But the new one burns my eye it's so bright blue. Sorry, rant over.

Luckily I copied the old background from another computer so I'll always have it. Screw you Microsoft!
you have a pic of it, show us
 
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I just have a black screen.
 
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