Set any video as wallpaper

Friends,did you ever try to set up video wallpaper on your pc,laptops? No, then i am going to tell you two methods by using you can enjoy videos as wallpapers

Why would you want a video as your wallpaper ?
First of all, it’s fun, and it makes sure you never get bored. In addition, playing a video on your desktop allows you to continue watching something while you work, and if you’re the sort of person who believes in multi-tasking for productivity, this could be perfect for you.

Set any video as wallpaper

1. Steps you have to perform (Using VLC media player)
1. Download and install VLC Media Player from here. If you already have then skip this step.
2. Play any Movie,Video through VLC player.
3. Click on "Video" from menu bar then select "Set As Wallpaper".

4. Now just minimize VLC player. You can see Video is playing on desktop.

5. You can release video wallpaper by clicking on VLC media player from taskbar which is running in background and by doing exactly opposite procedure of above. That is to untick "Set as Wallpaper" feature!

This method is great when you want to keep watching a video while working, since you can control it using VLC at all times. Of course, you can also set up playlists or repeat a video in a loop. If you stop the video or close VLC, the video will disappear from your desktop as well.

Note: In this case, all default right click options on desktop such as copy,refresh,sort as etc. will be inactive.

2. Steps you have to perform (Using "Desktop Movie")
Desktop Movie is a small utility that takes video wallpapers to a whole new level. With it, you can set almost any video format as your wallpaper, access playback controls, create playlists, and so much more. And all of this comes wrapped up in a tiny, portable app you don’t even have to install.

1. Download and extract Desktop Movie from here.
2. Right click on "dmovie" and select "Run as administrator" (For Windows 7 & 8). Click on "Yes" if any prompt is there.

3. Select any video file which you want to set as desktop wallpaper.

4. Done, Now minimize all windows. You can see the video is running on desktop background with it's music. Also all default right click options are available on desktop.
5. Apart from this,you can also use functions such as "Stretching a video","Start Stop video","Selecting another video file" etc.

6. To stop the videos, all you have to do is exit the program, and your wallpaper will return to normal.

Note: CPU utilization/performance is very low in these cases because it takes too much memory to execute it for all the time. It will be useful to prank your friends.

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