How To Disable Wallpaper Image Compression For Windows 10

By default, Windows 10 compresses your wallpaper which results in picture quality loss. In this tutorial, you will successfully disable wallpaper compression for good.

  1. Use the Windows key + R keyboard shortcut to open the Run command.
  2. Type regedit, and click OK to open the registry.
  3. Browse to the following path: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop
  4. In an empty white space, right click and create a new DWORD (32-bit) Value

  5. Name it JPEGImportQuality and select decimal for the value data. Change the value from 0 to 100.

  6. Click OK
  7. Close registry
  8. Restart and then re-apply your wallpaper.

If you want to revert the changes, simply delete the file you just created and restart.

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