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Desktop dessappear after only 15 or 20 seconds of inactivity


nemrutdagi

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I just upgraded to W8 2 weeks ago and this is happening. the desktop gets replaced by some photos I have in a folder. Before there was some options in Control panel but know that Microsoft decided to make changes for the worse I can't get it right. Any ideas ?. yhanks

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rdave13

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Try right clicking the desktop, select Personalise, select screen saver and in the dropdown menu select none. Apply, OK.

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nemrutdagi

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Thanks dave. It looks it make it. There was an option there that said ~photos~ which I changed.

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