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In Windows 7 I used "right click extender" from the Windows Club

it was using this code:

'Open Desktop Wallpaper File Location

Set WshShell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
Set fso = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
strCurWP =""

On Error Resume Next
strCurWP = WshShell.RegRead("HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Desktop\General\WallpaperSource")
On Error Goto 0

If Trim(strCurWP) = "" Then
    MsgBox "No Wallpaper selected for Desktop Slideshow"
    If fso.FileExists(strCurWP) Then
        WshShell.run "explorer.exe" & " /select," & strCurWP
        MsgBox "Cannot find target for " & strCurWP
    End If
End If

'Created by: Lee Whittington (UntameDKreationZ) for The Windows Club

My question "what is the new registry path of desktop wallpaper in windows 8?"

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What makes you think the registry key changed? –  Ramhound Sep 24 '13 at 12:54
"current desktop location"... Is the desktop not always in the same place? –  Dave Sep 24 '13 at 13:16

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