Starting with this new version of Windows, Microsoft is now updating the feature to allow you to customize each desktop with a different background. While this is a subtle change, it can improve the ability to identify each desktop in Task View at a glance and know where you are more quickly. In this guide, you will learn the steps to change the background for virtual desktops on Windows 11.

Change virtual desktop background on Windows 11

To set a different background image per desktop: Once you complete the steps, each virtual desktop on Windows 11 will have a different background image.

Alternatively, you can also jump to the desktop, open the Settings app, and change the background from the Personalization settings. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.