Wallpaper is an image of appropriate size that arises as a background image of a desktop which illustrate and personalize the main screen of computers, cell phones and other devices.

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Windows 7 resets wallpaper to one stored in “Windows Wallpapers” on startup

For some bizarre reason every time I start my computer Windows sets a wallpaper from the Architecture pack in the Windows Wallpapers category. If I change the wallpaper to a custom one, Windows resets ...
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refreshing wallpaper automagically in ubuntu 10.04

I'm looking to set my wallpaper to a picture of the earth, and would like to re-download the picture every few hours. How could I, preferably from a terminal command, refresh the background to display ...
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WinXP: Expand a wallpaper without affecting its aspect ratio

Is it possible to set an image as a wallpaper in 'expanded' mode but without distording its aspect ratio? For example: Let's say your screen resolution is 1024x768, and as a wallpaper you set an ...
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Peculiar Wallpaper Behavior

on my XP desktop i had a wallpaper set lets say oldWallpaper.jpg now i changed this to newWallppaer.jpg but when ever the system starts first it displays the last set wallpaper oldWallpaper.jpg and ...
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Is there any way to fit wallpaper to larger monitor (has multiple monitors) resolution? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wallpaper in dual-monitors with different resolution I got 2 monitors with main one in 1280x1024 and the secondary in 1600x1200. Setting wallpaper by regular image ...
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Set Windows 7 Lock Screen Background [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Displaying wallpaper when desktop is locked in Windows 7 I've googled this a bit, but have yet to find anything. I have 2 monitors. when I lock my screen via win+L, it ...
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Windows 7 wallpaper slideshow

Is there any way to modify the current active theme and change only [Slideshow] section? UPD: Particularly I'm interested to change RssFeed value of currect theme.
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Looking to display a text RSS feed as Windows 7 desktop/background

I'd like to display an RSS feed (updating dynamically of course) on my Windows 7 desktop. The posts I've read about Windows 7 RSS backgrounds are all about displaying various background images ...
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How do I automatically cycle through backgrounds in Ubuntu 9.10?

I heard this is a new feature in 9.10, but I can't figure out how to use it. If it isn't a default feature, what's the best way to go about setting it up? I prefer to have something invisible--no ...
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How to change wallpaper from command line in KDE 4.3?

Basically question is in title, but let's elaborate a bit: I have kde 4.3 from Arch Linux. And a script which periodically downloads new wallpaper. So I'd like to set it as current wallpaper from ...
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Why does my wallpaper change to the previous wallpaper I had while my computer is locked?

Windows XP SP 2 When my computer is locked, the wallpaper displayed on it is the previous one that I had put on there, but when it's not locked, the wallpaper goes back to my current one. How can I ...
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Setting the wallpaper on a corporate laptop

I've a business laptop with some restrictions from IT guys I guess. The thing is, that I'm not able to set my walpaper. I can select Properties on the desktop, then go to Desktop Tab and Browse for ...
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Can't change desktop wallpaper and large icons not displaying in Vista

A couple of weeks ago I was tweaking the running services in my Vista installation and now can't change my desktop background or view any pictures as large icons. In extra large they display fine, ...
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fbsetbg gives error whenever i startx

Whenever I startx, I get this error message from fbsetbg. fbsetbg: Something went wrong while setting the wallpaper. Run 'display -geometry 1280x1024+0+0 -wn xterm to find out what. This confuses ...
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Easy Management of Multiple Monitor Wallpapers? [closed]

I currently use Ultramon to manage my dual monitor setup. It is nice, but what I really want is easier wallpaper switching! Yes, it can be done inside ultramon, very simple, but not simple enough. I'd ...
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XP wallpaper rotater [closed]

I know Windows 7 has this feature, and I'm pretty sure Vista does too. I'm looking for a program to regularly pick from a set pool of desktop images for my XP desktop. Does anyone know where I can ...
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How to fill all workspaces with one really wide image on Ubuntu?

Is there a way in Ubuntu to set a really long picture as wallpaper so each workspace would have different part of the image? I.e. the image would start on workspace 1 and continue to workspace 2, 3, ...
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How can I change the Windows 7 Logon Screen wallpaper?

Is there an easy (and free) way to change the Logon Screen wallpaper in Windows 7?