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Old 06-20-2006, 05:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default XP pro and slideshow wallpaper?

Hi all,

Is it possible to make a slideshow of wallpaper .jpgs or even play a video clip as a background for wallpaper in XP Pro? Any help is appreciated.


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Old 06-20-2006, 07:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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not sure about video as a background but there might be a way, you can with the jpgs thou

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There is probably some downloadable software on the internet that does that, but watch out: 90% of it will contain spyware.
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there was a screensaver program that I use to use that does it. I think it was called screensaver xp.
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Old 06-21-2006, 01:26 AM   #5 (permalink)
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This will do it. http://www.microsoft.com/windows/win...k/default.aspx
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Thinking outside the box......you could just create a simple html page and embed a video clip and then set the html page as the background. I used to set html pages as my background for various other tricks. As far as a a slide show you could use the several free "myspace" slide shows to put on this html page you create.
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Old 06-21-2006, 05:43 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Awesome info, thanks guys! It looks like I have some options now

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