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Setting the BackgroundImage property of a TabbedPage provides that image as the background of the child content pages for Windows Phone, however this behavior is not exhibited in iOS and Android
### Test Case
### Steps to Reproduce
1. Download test case
2. Deploy to iOS or Android Emulator
3. Click between Page 1 and Page 2
### Expected Results
Both page 1 and page 2 should have a background image "Why So Serious" because this is being set at the TabbedPage. This is what occurs when ran on Windows Phone
### Actual Results
This is only set on page 2, as page 2 sets it explicitly
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You should set the background on the content pages. Some platforms really do best with solid background pages.