Custom Background Wallpaper For Folder In XP

This trick allows you to put a background to your folder in Windows XP . Follow the steps below to have the same :

(1) Open notepad.

(2) Paste the code below :


(3) Save the file as desktop.ini in the folder which you want to have a background.

(4) Now paste any pic of your choice in the drive with the name wall.jpg . This pic will set as your folder background , when you reopen the folder .

That's it !! Your PC is a bit unique now. :)

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  1. Thank you so much
    It worked Perfectly.

  2. many great wallappers here

  3. It should work, you need to re check your steps.

  4. is there any software for doing so??????????

  5. An awsome tool named LOVELY FOLDERS ( ) will take care about your folder’s background.
    It is almost the easiest way to change folder background in 7, Vista and XP.

  6. What do you mean by 4) Now paste any pic of your choice in the drive with the name wall.jpg.

    What drive are you talking about?

    1. In the same folder you created desktop.ini



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