Adding a background image to Outlook lets you spice up your emails and make them look completely different than those with the standard white background. Not only can you make the background of your emails a solid color, gradient, texture, or pattern, but you can even choose a custom picture so that recipients see a large image behind the email text.
This article will guide you how to add wallpapers to Email in Outlook simply. But you should also note that the sender and receiver must activate HTML mode to view the image and the Background color.
How to add background image to Email on Outlook simply.
Step 1: Position the cursor in the message body.
Step 2: Click Options > Page Color from the “Themes” section.
Step 3: Choose “Fill Effects” in the menu that appears.
Step 4: Go to the “Picture” tab of the “Fill Effects” window.
Step 5: Click “Select Picture“.
Step 6: Find the image you want to use as the background for the Outlook message. In some versions of Outlook, you can choose a picture from not only your computer but also a Bing search or your OneDrive account. Then click “Insert“.
Step 7: Click “OK” on the Fill Effects window.
Note: Older versions of Outlook require slightly different steps. If the above doesn’t work for your edition of Outlook, you can do the following:
Step 1: Click or tap somewhere in the body of the message.
Step 2: Click Format > Background > Picture from the menu.
Step 3: Use the file selection dialog box to pick an image from your computer.
Step 4: Click “OK“.
Note: You should use add background image to Email on Outlook feature with caution since it will increase the size of the email and if you choose a really obnoxious image it will also annoy whoever you are sending the email to.
With just a few simple steps you can add wallpaper to Email on Outlook. You can make sending Mail on Outlook more professional. Also you can refer to the article insert smileys into Email on Outlook. Wish you successful implementation!