Can I change the wallpaper on my Samsung Galaxy S III?

Choose what you see on the Home screen (behind your shortcuts and widgets) and what you see on your device's lock screen.

Changing the Wallpaper

Follow the steps below to change your device wallpaper.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Set wallpaper.
  2. Select Home screen, Lock screen, or Home and lock screens, and choose:
    • Gallery: Select a wallpaper from photos you have taken with your camera or uploaded to your device.
    • Live wallpapers: Select an animated wallpaper. Not available if Lock screen is selected.
      Note: Using animated Live wallpapers can deplete your battery faster than image wallpapers.
    • Photos: Select a wallpaper from photos stored in Google™ Photos. Available only when Home screen is selected.
    • Wallpapers: Select from many still-life preloaded and downloaded wallpapers.
  3. Select a wallpaper, and touch Done or Set wallpaper.

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