Here are my instructions to customise your personal page background. http://thecontrail.com/profiles/blogs/customizing-your-own If you have problems drop me a line and we'll try and work it out. ~ Cuzzie Bro
I found some great looking backgrounds that you can use on your own page or on your desktop. They are all 1680x1050 so even if your monitor settings are smaller the coding is set to show you the full page.