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Disable wallpaper syncing

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    Disable wallpaper syncing


    Now that I've installed Windows 8 on both my desktop and laptop, I'm impressed by some of the new account syncing abilities. However I hate that I change the wallpaper on my tiny laptop and not 10 seconds later my huge desktop monitor is in the loop, with the low res wallpaper stretched across it. I don't want to disable syncing, just the wallpaper. Anyone know how?

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    Go to Metro Control Panel, select Sync your Settings and turn off Desktop Personalisation.
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    Last edited by abhijitrucks; 09 Mar 2012 at 11:30. Reason: better image res.
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Disable wallpaper syncing
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