There is a feature included in Windows 10 that downloads images and ads automatically from Bing and displays them when the lock screen is being shown in the computer running Windows 10. This one is called Windows Spotlight. Every image shown in Windows Spotlight is awesome, to the point everyone wants to get it for something like desktop background.
The manual way of saying Windows Spotlight images is really easy but needs navigating to Users\YourUserName\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.ContentDeliveryManager_cw51h2txyewy\LocalState\Assets folder, and then manually changing the file extensions to JPEG.
The main issue with this manual method is that you have to rename the file extensions to JPEG format to view them and more importantly, you may not be able to get all the Windows Spotlight images that you want.
Fortunately, there is a free app named Spot Bright to easily download Windows 10 Spotlight lock screen images with a few mouse clicks. This one makes it easier to collect those amazing Windows Spotlight images. On top of that, unlike the manual method, this app will help you to download almost all Windows Spotlight images from Microsoft servers in a few minutes in high resolution or HD.
How to download the Widnwos Spotlight images using Spot Bright? Here is every step that you have to do:
- The first thing that you have to do is to visit the official website of Microsoft and install the app named Spot Bright.
- Once installed, please open the app. after opening the app, you will be able to see the screen with Fast search and In-depth search options. You can just click the Fast search if you want to quickly find all images of Windows Spotlight. If you do not mind waiting for a minute or two, you can go for In-depth search. The last one might find more Windows Spotlight images. Please click on either Fast search or In-depth option in order to start the search. In just a second, the images that are available to download will be shown.
- The next thing that you have to do is to click on the Download xxx new pictures button in order to start downloading the images. With the default settings, this app will save the download images in C:\Users\YourUSerAccountName\Pictures\SpotBrightfolder and you are able to change the default download location by clicking Settings button and then choosing the new location.
Apparently, Spot Bright will download two resolutions of each and every image of Windows Spotlight. The first one is 1920×1080 and the second one is 1080×1920. Feel free to choose any resolutions that you want.
Generally, Spot Bright is really impressive as it allows you to download almost all Windows Spotlight images with ease. It would have been a great addition to this amazing app if there is an option to view images without having to download them first though. Nevertheless, it is such a wonderful piece of software to download Windows Spotlight images HD. Please keep upgrading the app to get the new feature.