I love Gmail because its special packaged with so many functionalities. What if you don’t like your Current Gmail account theme and want to set you picture or any other image as your theme anytime you are logged into your Gmail account, Don’t worry, in this post, I’ve taken in good account on the easy and simplest steps you need to take to customize and your Gmail backgrounds account theme and use your Image or picture as your theme or background. Google has provided users with several themes that you can choose from, ranging from beautiful mountains to amazing sunsets. At the same time, Google allows you to pick an image and use it as your background theme.
The process is very easy and as usual, you must have a good internet connection. If you are yet to get your own Gmail account, kindly create one here.
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How to change your Gmail background theme
- Kindly login to your Gmail account.
- Now, go to settings (it’s an icon button that looks like a gear) located at the top right corner of the page.
- Kindly select the “Themes” option from the drop down menu that appears.
A window that contains different themes will then pop up for you to choose.
- Now, click on any of the themes options to preview and see what it looks like when applied to your Gmail account.
- After you’ve made your choice, simply click on the “Save” button at the bottom of the window.
One you have successfully done it, your selected theme will be automatically applied anytime you login your Gmail account.
What if you want to use your own picture that isn’t provided by Google, kindly follow the steps below.
- Click on “My Photos” button at the bottom right of the window.
- Now, on the overlapping window that pops up, kindly select your picture or any other image from your profile photos or other uploaded images. Other than that, you also have an option to upload a photo from your computer by pressing the “Upload a photo” link at the top of the window.
If you got any problem in the cost of changing your Gmail backgrounds theme, kindly drop your comments below.