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14 September 2013

How to Make Movie or Video as your Desktop Background


Have you ever wondered on adding an animated wallpapers on your desktop, well if Yes then you might just have used any GIF image or so to add that realistic effect, but today I will be showing you any easy way to impress your friends by making your movies or videos as your desktop wallpaper. Yes that's right now any video or movie you run in VLC Media Player can be your desktop background by just following few steps mentioned below.

  1. vlc-output-optionOpen VLC Media Player, navigate to Tools > Preferences > Video Options.
  2. Now just under the Output option, click on drop down menu and choose DirectX Video Output.
  3. Now just click on Save, now exit the VLC Media Player.
  4. Now open any movie or video file you want to make as your desktop background.
  5. Now right over it and choose Video > Set as Wallpaper.
  6. That's it now just shift to your Desktop and see how your video or movie just plays right on your desktop.

So that's it guys this was easiest trick for all of you, now you can easily apply any kind of animated movie or video wallpaper on your desktop and impress all your friends, well if you liked this trick do share this with all your friends and do comment if you face any problem.