how to add custom pictures slide show in photos live tile

Windows phone by default shows the default pictures it came with as a slide show in the photos tile. However below is how you can add a collection of pictures on the list.

  1. Launch photos.
  2. Browse through the albums as you like.
  3. Tap the “select” icon in the menu.
  4. Select the pictures you want to add.
  5. Tap the “favorite” icon.
  6. Navigate back to photos.
  7. Expand the menu by tapping the ellipsis (…).
  8. Tap “shuffle background”.

Now the tile pinned in the start screen will start to animate with the pictures in the favorites.

Photos Live Tile Settings

Photos Live Tile Settings