How to set background image on Windows Phone 7 App

If you want to add a custom image as a background of you windows phone app page, you can with this few lines of code.

Put this code in your loading method.

var app = Application.Current as App;
var imageBrush = new ImageBrush
ImageSource = new BitmapImage(new Uri(imageName, UriKind.Relative))
app.RootFrame.Background = imageBrush;

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