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Microsoft Spotlight picture does not change

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/99c2e4d5-4967-4c64-8ef2-29d54701e8ad/how-to-turn-on-microsoft-spotlight-pictures?forum=win10itprogeneral
The fixed suggest there does not work.
https://www.windowscentral.com/how-fix-windows-spotlight-stuck-same-image-windows-10Another version was How to fix Windows Spotlight Lock screen errors on Windows 10
Played around with this and put the resetting Spotlight settings in the middle.  But no progress.
Looked at Windows Spotlight/Lock screen
https://www.tenforums.com/customization/71850-windows-spotlight-lock-screen.html#post894846
Changing the app from calendar to weather did not change anything.
Tried Fixing the Windows 10 Pre-Login Background Screen https://mergy.org/2016/05/fixing-the-windows-10-pre-login-background-screen/ Could not get control of SystemData folder
Tried https://appuals.com/fix-windows-spotlight-not-working/
Tried msconfig
Disable all the non Microsoft programs  No help
Tried reinstalling Windows 10. Looked OK until computer was added to the domain but another same type of computer on the domain does not have the problem.
Tried How to Reset and Re-register Windows Spotlight in Windows 10
https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/82156-reset-re-register-windows-spotlight-windows-10-a.html again
Have checked local group policy settings
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/configuration/windows-spotlight
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8/22/2022 - Mon
nobus

from what you posted "reinstalling Windows 10. Looked OK until computer was added to the domain " it suggests the domain is the cause - maybe a GPO ?or is there some specific software on this pc?
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If a domain GPO was involved I would expect it to effect all computers. In this case, more than one computer is not showing the issue.
The only software on the computer at the failure was Office 2016.
Running the Msconfig with all non-Microsoft programs off did not help.  

nobus

does it happen in another account as well?  (adm)
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Yes, logging in with another account gives the same problem.
nobus

best ask for more help - i'm out of ideas
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The Spotlight picture changed this morning? I read the picture was supposed to change after 24hours. Seems the picture took 48 hours. Will keep checking. 
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I reinstalled Windows 10 to fix the Microsoft Spotlight problem. 
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