Nowadays a lot of famous celebrities (Shahrukh Khan, Shashi Tharoor, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Farhan Akhtar) are actively using Twitter to connect with their fans, Most of these celebrities use custom images on their Twitter profiles as Background . These Background images are usually their photoshoot pics, family pics or the Posters of their upcoming movies.
If you are a big of any celebrity and want to use their Twitter Background Image as the Wallpaper for your PC or just want to save it in your favourite celebrity photo collection – Here is a small trick by which you can download the background images from Twitter Profiles and save them as wallpapers and images on your PC.
How To Download Background Images From Twitter Profiles
**UPDATE** – Log on to http://www.alexpoole.name/php_stuff/twitterbg.php
Then enter the twitter ID of the celebrity whose background image you want to see or download eg “priyankachopra” and click “GO” – It will display the background image instantly.
Credit to Alex Poole for creating this fantastic online tool to Dpwmload and Save Twitter Background Images Easily
Open the Twitter Profile Pic of your Favourite Celebrity – For Example Lets go to Farhan Akhtar’s Twitter Profile at
As you can see Farhan’s Profile has the poster from his forthcoming movie “Karthik Calling Karthik” as the background image.
In order to save this Twitter Background image, follow the steps below
If you are using FireFox – Right Click on the Twitter Profile page and select “View Background Image” and thus you’ll see the complete background picture which you can save on your computer by again Right Clicking on the Image & selecting “Save Image as” .
If you are using Internet Explorer – Right Click on the Twitter Profile page and select “Save Background as” to save the background Picture to your computer.
Hope This Tech Tip helped you in teaching you on How To Download and Save Background Images from Twitter Profiles.