Browser background

Changing the browser background

For the browser background, you can use:

  • pre-installed photos or videos in Yandex.Browser;
  • photos that you upload.

To change the browser background:

  1. Open a new tab.
  2. Click on the Customize layout link under the Tableau.
  3. Select a background image at the bottom of the page or upload your own image by clicking the icon.
  4. Click Done.
Restriction. You can load .png or .jpg files as background images.

Background animation

Stopping or starting

An animated background is appealing, but it wears down the battery. If you want to avoid this, you can stop the animation:

  1. Open a new tab.
  2. Click the Customize layout link under the Tableau.
  3. Click on the preview of the selected background.

To launch the animation again, click the background thumbnail.

Playback when battery is low

When the battery is low, animation turns off automatically. If you want animation to continue playing with any amount of battery charge:

  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. In the Appearance section, turn off the Disable background animation when battery is low option.