More leaks and information about the Windows 8 RTM.

Posted below are the background options for for the new start screen in Windows 8. There are a lot of beautiful and unique patterns and the background can be changed as well.

Take a look at the attached samples that have hit the web.

What do you think?


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  • voleheart

    very pretty. any live wallpaper in the tunnel??

    • Onuora Amobi

      What do you mean?

      • Wes Miller

        Assume that’s the old “live wallpaper” that Vista used to support. No, that died before Windows 7. Not very usable, and a battery hog – not likely something we’ll ever see in Windows 8.

      • voleheart

        no @twitter-14960835:disqus i meant in the start screen more like in Android 2.3 +. Very slow, but fun backgrounds.

  • kohenkatz

    These are pretty nice but… I want to use a custom image. Why can’t they allow custom images?

  • Anonymous

    after all u “are” using a leaked version mr. sarvesh shrivastava !!!

    • sarveshmotihari


  • Ariie07 Ak

    Beautifull, but can i change to custom image?