# [NTG-context] How to set a picture as the background of sildes ?

Willi Egger w.egger at boede.nl
Tue Oct 3 20:53:26 CEST 2006

```One of the approaches is to use things like

\defineoverlay [TitleGraphic]
[{\externalfigure[picture-A][width=\overlaywidth,height=\overlayheight]}]
\setupbackgrounds[page][background={TitleGraphic}] %

Yet another way is using layers. For details please refer to the
"details" manual.

Willi

fdu.xiaojf at gmail.com wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am going to write a slides with a picture as background. I have
> googled but got no hints.
>
> Can someone recommend how to achieve this?
>