Change wallpaper and browser theme

You can customize the desktop wallpaper for your Chromebook and theme for your Chrome browser. To change your wallpaper or browser theme, follow these steps.

Set wallpaper

  1. If you haven't already, sign in to your Chromebook and make sure you're connected to the Internet.
  2. Click the status area, where your account picture appears.
  3. Select Settings and find the “Appearance” section.
  4. Click the Set wallpaper button.
  5. Pick one of the images, add your own by clicking "Custom," or get a randomly-selected image by checking the box next to "Surprise Me."

Note: You may not be able to select certain files for security reasons.

Set browser theme

  1. If you haven't already, sign in to your Chromebook and make sure you're connected to the Internet.
  2. Click the status area, where your account picture appears.
  3. Select Settings and find the “Appearance” section.
  4. Click Get themes to go to the Chrome Web Store, where you'll find themes designed for Google Chrome.
  5. Once you find a theme you like, click to add it.

Note: Some of the features described above are not available on all Chromebooks.

Discuss with other Chromies in Chromebook Central.

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