How To Remove Wallpaper History On Windows 10 / 11

Most of them change their Windows wallpaper frequently. The history of all the changed wallpapers will be displayed in Windows settings under choose your picture. In case a user wants to delete the history, there are no options on the Windows settings page to do so. But there is a way to delete the history. In this article, we will see how to remove the wallpaper history On Windows 10.

How to View your Wallpaper history

Step 1: Open windows settings using Windows + I keys together

Step 2: Click on Personalization




Step 3: By default, the background page will appear, under choose your picture you can see the previous five used wallpapers


Choose Picture

How To Remove The Wallpaper History In Windows 10


Step 1: Open the run prompt using Windows + R keys together

Step 2: Type regedit.exe in the run prompt and hit enter




Step 3: A user account control window will open, click on yes

Step 4: Navigate to the below location in the windows registry


Step 5: On the right side there are five background history paths named as below.







Background History


Step 6: Delete all of them. To delete, right click on each of them and from the appeared list click on Delete




Once these are deleted, you can go back to the Windows Settings and check the wallpaper history as said in the very first step [step1 – step3] those images should be deleted.

That’s it! I hope this article is helpful. Thank you!!