There's more you could do with your gmail than receiving and sending messages, although these are the primary reasons for having an email account like Gmail. But all the same, customizing your gmail account is also a great idea that is meant to give that unique look to your inbox. These tutorial will help you change the background picture of your Gmail inbox and also guide you through the process
of using your own picture as the background picture of your Gmail.
Changing the Background image of your Gmail Inbox
STEP1: Go to the top right corner of your gmail inbox and click the wheel icon "SETTINGS"
STEP 2: From the drop down MENU that shows upon clicking the wheel icon, Click "select a background image" as seen in the screenshot below.
STEP 3: After completing the previous step, a window comes up giving you different options to upload your own picture. The options include uploading from a url, Uploading from your computer and so on. Depending on the location of your picture, if you have the url to your picture online you may consider using the Paste a URL tab but if not just click "Upload photos" and select a picture from your computer.
STEP 4: After selecting the picture. click "select at the bottom of the window. Your new background should come up in few seconds.
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