Hey guys today i am going to show you one more interesting trick that can help you to make computer wallpaper or pc wallpaper as a video or live like android devices. you can set moving wallpapers, animated wallpapers or set video as a wallpaper. what you need to have a VLC media play i think all of you got VLC player in your pc cause this is one of the best ever video play who can play any video codec and with this player you can make moving wallpaper in your pc. so what you need to do is follow some easy instruction given below so here we go..

How to set video as a wallpaper

  1. Open VLC media player.
  2. Then Go To Tools.
  3. Choose Performance or CTRL+P and select video from Left Panel.
  4. Now choose DirectX video output from output drop down list as shown in the image.


  5. Now Save this changes and restart VLC media player.
  6. Choose and play any video that you want to set as your desktop wallpaper.
  7. Then click on Video and select DirectX Wallpaper from the drop down list as show in below image


  8. Now minimize VLC media player and see video running on your desktop as wallpaper.
  9. If you stop this, then uncheck DirectX wallpaper from video drop down list.
  10. guys i hope you like this simple but interesting trick.

So this is all about How to set video as a wallpaper follow instruction and make live wallpaper like android phones. set any of video and enjoy 🙂

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  1. Hi,
    in my htc desire 600 play store is not opening. When ever i click it shows unfortunately google playstore has stop. Can you help me to come out from this shit.

  2. Hi Minky,
    Nice tutorial, It’s a simple yet very useful tutorial for those who don’t know about video wallpapers just like me.
    Thanks for sharing,

  3. Great post ! i like the information that you have shared , your post title force me to visit your blog i am unaware of this trick

  4. Hi Minky,
    It is my first visit on your blog and really I’m very impressed!!! 🙂
    Thanks for sharing this awesome article.
    Really informative article.
    Keep posting.

  5. Hi,

    Feel good after reading your step by step post. Actually I come here through Google by searching “Set video as Background”. Nice post. Have a great time 🙂


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