Set Videos as wallpaper in Xp/Vista (without any software)

Haven’t you seen the videos as background in vista ultimate? This is done with the help of a software called Dreamscene.But you can get the same in Windows Xp too and that too without the help of any software.So here’s how you do it.

  1. Download the following file from here and open the file.
  2. Then replace “my favorite video” with you favorite video’s file name.
  3. The values 800 represent the vertical pixel and 1280 represent horizontal pixels of your screen resolution.
  4. Find you screen resolution and replace the values.
  5. While replacing add 100 to vertical pixel and add 256 to horizontal pixels.For example here you have to add 100 to 800 =900 and 256 to 1024 = 1280.
  6. Then replace values.
  7. Now save the file as anyname.html.
  8. To save the text file as html select file from notepad then select save as select all files in save as type and type your file name and add .html together with it .
  9. Now copy your video file in the same place where the previously created html file exist’s.
  10. Now go to properties by rightclicking your desktop.
  11. Select browse from desktop tab and select html file type and select the html file which you have created.
  12. Select apply.Mission accomplished!!!.

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