Sources for snow-themed desktop backgrounds include the Microsoft Windows and Wallpapers Wide websites. Desktop background images on these sites include snowy landscapes, winter holiday scenes, ice formations and houses surrounded by snow. Many of the wallpapers are available to download for free, and some images are available in different display definitions for various devices.
Microsoft Windows has a Snowy Night theme category and a Holidays & Seasons category. As of 2015, images in the Snowy Night category include a house sitting by a lake and surrounded by snow, a lantern in the snow, aerial footage of a lake and a snowy landscape, and an outdoor Christmas tree. The Holidays & Seasons category has pictures of a snowy forest in Vermont, Christmas ornaments on snow-laden branches, a cross-country skier and lights on trees covered in snow. Users can create desktop wallpapers by clicking the Get It Now links, right-clicking an image and clicking Save.
The Wallpapers Wide website has images of snowy forests, a red fox in the snow and a birdhouse among a snowy landscape. Users can download the images for wallpapers by clicking on the images and clicking on the Start Download button accompanying each one. Varying sizes are available for different laptops and mobile devices.