Windows 10 - Where does this background picture come from??


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Hi,
I just restarted my computer to find this new desktop background picture and I can't find it's file location on my laptop. Is this something current? I just want to make sure I'm not synced with my last job's laptop which was a smoothie company, and the picture looks similar to their aesthetic... If someone reads this, I would be so grateful of your help with all the steps to make sure nobody has access to my laptop.
Thanks in advance
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Hi,

check in File Explorer > This PC > Local disk C: > Windows > Web and checked what is stored there. :)

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Plus. It isn't a default picture unless it is related to your region. Change it to one of the ones indicated in Wolfie's link if it bothers you.
But, addressing you concern. it is not an intrusion on your privacy/computer. It could be something you installed from the past which is lingering.
 
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Thank you, guys. I checked in my Web folders but nothing there Wolfie. I did change it back to the neutral windows background and every time I restart it keeps changing back to that image davehc. Do you guys know another way I can find in which folder it is?
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take a look here as there are mine stored:

C:\Users\{yourUsername}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Themes\CachedFiles

you may find it there. If you do not want it, you should be able to delete it. I am thinking that some program has stored a picture and Windows sees it as default.... Just an educated guess, for what its worth.
 
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Does it also show up in Settings > Personalization > Background?.

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What do you mean when you say that where it comes from?
Do you mean the source? If yes then It may be from Microsoft-house.
They pre-load some themes with the install.
Microsoft may have brought the rights to this picture from the creator.
 
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take a look here as there are mine stored:

C:\Users\{yourUsername}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Themes\CachedFiles

you may find it there. If you do not want it, you should be able to delete it. I am thinking that some program has stored a picture and Windows sees it as default.... Just an educated guess, for what its worth.
Thanks...I looked for the img but nothing.
 
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What do you mean when you say that where it comes from?
Do you mean the source? If yes then It may be from Microsoft-house.
They pre-load some themes with the install.
Microsoft may have brought the rights to this picture from the creator.
Yes exactly what I meant, the source. Okay so how do I verify if it's from Microsoft House?
 
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Yes it does. It's the second time that I changed it in the settings and it keeps coming back. It's driving me crazy not to know the source
Double check the path (see post #2), if it is showing as you say, it must be there somewhere?. :)
 
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Do you have any other PCs?
Is your PC set to sync with your Microsoft account?
I wonder if it’s a photo from another PC.
 
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Double check the path (see post #2), if it is showing as you say, it must be there somewhere?. :)
Double, triple checked and nothing . I'm starting to think it's from another laptop synched with mine.
 
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Do you have any other PCs?
Is your PC set to sync with your Microsoft account?
I wonder if it’s a photo from another PC.
Maybe...I had one of my emails synched to my previous job's laptop, but I remember unsynching everything so I have no idea how to verify,
 
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Do you have another partition/drive where the pic could be stored?. :)
 
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Is sync on? Perhaps the photo is now on your Microsoft account.
Turn sync off & change the background picture several times so it disappears from the list of used photos.
If you wish turn sync back on, if it reappears then there’s something connected to your MS account still.
Settings>Accounts>Sync your settings>Turn off Theme.
 
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