You can change background in Gmail easily. It makes your mail experience even far better. You can select the theme from inbuilt Gmail themes and you can take the theme from your desktop.

Lets see how you can change background in Gmail.

How to change background in Gmail through featured and your photos?

You can use your pictures as well for the theme. You can pick your picture from Google drive or from your desktop.

Read these quick steps:

  1. Click on the settings bar: Click on the settings icon bar which is at the top right corner.
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  2. Go to ‘theme’ option: You can see theme option in all given options. Click on it.
    change background in gmail
  3. Click on ‘my photos’: You will see many themes on your account. At the bottom in the left corner, click on ‘my photos’ option.
    change background in gmail
  4. Select the theme: Now you will get featured photos and my photos. In featured photos, you can get more theme, even better than to recent themes. In my photo, you can take your profile picture as your theme. Click on select to pick.
    change background in gmail
  5. Make changes in selected theme: You can add texts and bit of filer in it. Click on ‘A’ option to choose text background and you can see two other options vignette and blur in the right side. Try it and make some changes in picture.
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  6. Click on ‘save’: Now click on ‘save’ option to set the theme for Gmail background.
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How to steps to change background in Gmail

  1. Open your Gmail: Open Gmail and sign in to your Gmail account.
    change background in gmail
  2. Click on the settings bar: Click on the settings icon bar which is at the top right corner.
    change background in gmail
  3. Go to ‘theme’ option: You can see theme option in all given options. Click on it.
    change background in gmail
  4. Pick your theme: Gmail provides many themes in your account. You can pick the theme. Scroll down to see all the theme.
    change background in gmail
  5. Make changes in selected theme: You can add texts and bit of filer in it. Click on ‘A’ option to choose text background and you can see vignette and blur options in the right side. Try these and make your theme on your way.
    change background in gmail
  6. Click on ‘save’: Now click on ‘save’ option to set the theme for Gmail background.
    change background in gmail

Now your new background has been set on your Gmail account. You can change it from doing the same steps.

That’s how you can change background in Gmail. If you are choosing your picture, then go for the good size. A low-resolution picture will look dull. You can play with text background and blur option to make them better.

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