Linux Mint How To Set Desktop Background Image From Bash Prompt CLI

The way of doing it in mint is different than gnome and ubuntu.

 

gsettings set org.mate.background picture-filename /path/to/file.jpg


*If you try to use the gnome way it will NOT work with Linux Mint:

gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.background picture-uri /some/pic.jpg


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