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During customization I want to add an image as the terminal background.

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marked as duplicate by Aditya, Warren Hill, belacqua, LiveWireBT, Kevin Bowen Oct 26 '13 at 23:40

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Open terminal, go to Edit - Profile Preferences and select Background tab. Choose Background Image and select a file.

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