How can I get a video as my desktop backgrnd? [Solved/Closed]

soulsearcher89 1 Posts Thursday April 30, 2009Registration date April 30, 2009 Last seen - Apr 30, 2009 at 08:47 PM - Latest reply:  ...
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I was wondering, how can I make a music video my desktop background??? I have seen this done with Macs and I was wondering if it was possible for Windows???? Please respond..

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Highway72 236 Posts Thursday April 2, 2009Registration date July 16, 2009 Last seen - May 1, 2009 at 04:09 AM
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You will need to have Home premium or ultimate editions for the "DREAMSCENE" video backdrop feature as it requires AERO enabled. If you have AERO enabled vista then simply goto the PERSONALISE (right click desktop) option and select DREAMSCENE within the desktop backdrop menu.

If you don't have it, theres a app by STARDOCK that does the same thing, in fact I thinks slightly better

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first download the software from this link
after that run that "xpscene"
step 1:-input only wmv,mpg,avi file into it.
step 2:-give the location of output file for example save in a "desktop"
step 3:-click on create button.
after that
right click on desktop select "properties"
in display properties select "desktop"
click on "browse" and locate the save file (which you have save in a desktop)
after that click on apply and press ok
ENJOY IT................!
Highway72 236 Posts Thursday April 2, 2009Registration date July 16, 2009 Last seen - May 1, 2009 at 04:12 AM
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BTW to add videos to dreamscene they need to be MPEG, AVI or WMV format
coldpay 9 Posts Thursday January 1, 2009Registration date June 9, 2009 Last seen - May 1, 2009 at 05:30 AM
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note that this will consume your memory space and may cause your computer to respond slowly.
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hi, if you are using win XP, then convert your movie clip to GIF format, try to keep it of less time and less resolution, or it willl consume your memory and slows down you PC as well. after that make your GIF file as your desktop pic, you can also STRECH or TITLED, CENTRE it. as you required. obviously quality would not be as gud as your original video. thanks
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for Mac I can advise u Macvide ScreenCap. It allows record screen in different formats.
allydog 6 Posts Thursday March 28, 2013Registration date March 28, 2013 Last seen - Mar 28, 2013 at 01:14 AM
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go to how to make a youtube vidio hope helps