How do I change the background image of my MacBook's desktop or screen?

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If you are one of those who love originality. Stand out to showcase your designs and compositions, even in the way you personalize your computer or laptop screen. In this note we will teach you how to change the background image of my MacBook

Since its launch in 2006, MacBook devices have not only impressed consumers with their cutting-edge exterior design, striking colors and versatility, but have also stood out for their intuitive applications and easy handling.

Owning a MacBook is always synonymous with having a reliable and hardworking computer. If you add to this the touch of elegance and good taste, because you have the ingredients to stand out from the crowd.



And one way to stand out among the many is offered by the Apple company on your MacBook, having the ability to customizeto your liking, the background of the main screen or desktop. This time we will show you how to do it, how to change the background image of my MacBook.

You can also try entering your MacBook's BIOS, from where you can make specific changes to your laptop's control system.

Why customize your wallpaper?

The desire to change the background image of my Macbook is not always due to a purely aesthetic decision. In general, when you spend a lot of time in front of a computer screen, the user's eyes tend to get tired, for this reason you need to update the screen frequently.

Another reason, not purely aesthetic, has to do with a matter of practicality. If you work in an office or shop, and have multiple MacBooks working at the same time, on the same desktop, the one with backgrounds different, facilitates better differentiation between teams and make no mistake when joining one of them.



make the difference

Of course there is also the fact of wanting to make a difference and when it comes to update the backgrounds main or desktop, MacBook offers multiple alternatives.

By those who love the variety of predefined graphic alternatives that Mac offers through its wallpapers. Like photos of beautiful landscapes or cities, those who opt for more personal or intimate options, such as family photos or photos taken by themselves.

In short words, Mac allows you to create an application seemingly as simple as updating your screen a personal experience like no other.

To personalize your MacBook, you can also change the audio settings for email notifications.

How to change my Macbook wallpaper?

If you are not one of those who go around with a lot of research and, on the contrary, you are one of those who prefer their own alternatives that Mac offers you for updating the screen, the easy way to do it is through the "System Preferences".

Once here, click “Desktop e screensaver ", you must be sure that you have selected the option “Desktop”. You will find, on the left hand side, a drop-down menu called "Manzana", then a folder with the name “Desktop images”.

In this repository, the various default wallpapers that the device comes from the factory will appear. Decide the image you want to use for the screen update, click on it and that's it.


For those who prefer plain backgrounds. Mac gives you the choice between "United targets". You can also customize it by choosing from default.


Something more personal

If yours is more personal, something more intimate, Apple offers you the alternative of changing my Macbook background image from your personal photo gallery.


The way to do it is also simple. The menu is accessed as indicated above "Preferences of system". Click here on the option "Desktop" and go to the folders where you have stored your photos, here you simply have to navigate until you find the photo you prefer.

On the pre-selected graphic, click on it and with a simple "click" and you will automatically have it as the background photo of your desktop. To conclude, having a Macbook device is an experience in itself rewarding and if you know how to take advantage of such benefits as customizing your main wallpapers, the experience can be even better.


If you have a MacBook Pro you should know that you also have the ability to customize and configure the Touch Bar and Control Strip.

To improve the use of your MacBook and to be able to save all your documents and photos without any problem, we recommend that you increase the storage space.


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