1

I'd like to have a Screensaver on my Mac using Flickr pictures. How do I do it? Any suggestions for a simple way? Can I Make some kind of selection of the pictures?

1

Unfortunately (due to some dumb actions by Apple), this is no longer a simple process to do. Until 10.8 this was a ridiculously simple undertaking, but now it's quite an annoyance.

remember this URL--> you'll need it later: https://api.flickr.com/services/feeds/photos_public.gne

You'll need to follow these steps to download software, then you can configure it to feed the flickr url into your Mac.

http://mac-how-to.wonderhowto.com/how-to/get-apples-rss-visualizer-back-as-screensaver-mac-os-x-10-8-higher-0156457/

  • I couldn't get this to work in El Capitan. :c – james.garriss Oct 18 '16 at 19:22
0

This is how I do it, a time ago I found this new app that allows to make a screensaver with flickr photos, web pages and so; in a very easy way. It's called [Screensaver Ninja] (1), I recommend to try it.

(1) https://screensaver.ninja/knowledge-base/flickr-slideshow/

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.