Set Custom Background Images For New Tab Pages In Microsoft Edge


The new tab page in Microsoft Edge can be customized to set custom images that will be displayed every time a new tab is opened.

Here is how:

First, open the new tab page and then click on the gear icon at the top-right. Then, from the Page layout section, choose Custom.

changing page layout settings for the new tab page in Microsoft Edge

In the Background options, click on Your own image.

enable setting of using custom image for the new tab page in Microsoft Edge

Then upload the custom image to be set by clicking on Upload.

uploading custom image for new tab page background in Microsoft Edge

The new tab will display this image whenever it is opened. Also, if the content settings are set to displaying full content, then the image will be only shown as a header image.

new tab page with custom image as the header background when the content is visible in Microsoft Edge

 

To have it displayed as a full tab page, go to the Page layout options and choose Custom.

changing the new tab page content display options in Microsoft Edge

Then, from the Content drop-down menu, choose Content off.

turning off content for new tab page in Microsoft Edge

The new tab page will now be displayed with the complete custom image.

full image displayed as a background for the new tab page in Microsoft Edge

You can also personalize the new tab page feed and choose the topics to be displayed. Here is how to do that.

All done.


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