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Set Video As WallPaper Using VLC Media Player On Desktop

Setting a picture or image as wallpaper on your desktop is easy, but if you want to set a video as your wallpaper then you will have to use VLC Media Player. A very popular media player that is used to play almost all popular videos format. Apart from playing videos, movies and songs you can also get some other entertain able features from VLC. In this post i will show you that how you can set a video as desktop wallpaper using VLC Media Player.

Setting Video Wallpaper of Desktop

1. First Download VLC Media Player and install it in your Computer.

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2. Now Open VLC Media Player and Go to “Tools” and then click on “Preference” option. You will see a screen, just tick the option which says “Systry Icon” (See the below screen shot)

systray icon3. Play the video, song or movie you want to set as wallpaper on your computer desktop.

4. Now Go to “Video” and select “DirectX Wallpaper” option, the video will be set a wallpaper. You can remove the video from desktop by unchecking the option.

directX WallpaperUsing this easy and simple tip you can easily set a video or song as your desktop wallpaper. Get rid of boring pictures and watch songs and movies on your desktop. If you found any problem then share it, i will try to help you in applying this tip. However make sure to download the latest version for this tip. I recommend Version 1.10, as the tip is based on this version. If in new version you did not found these settings, then inform me and i will update the post. Enjoy it…!

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  • choshiyama

    February 3, 2011, 5:25 am

    I have VLC 1.1.7 and it will not work on XP?

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