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Old 04-28-2007, 08:11 PM   #1
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Default Streaming Wallpaper?

Is it possible to make my desktop wallpaper like a live webcast thing of a city? Like Seattle?
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ifs its online, you can set that web page as an active desktop.

edit- you'd have to set it to update pretty often.
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How would I do so...
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find the website, and copy the url.

right click on desktop> properties> desktop> customize desktop> web> new> paste the address into the box> hit okay> then go to the page properties> add update points as you want*

*or you can disable the save this page offline thing, but I don't know if that would update it, but it probably would. (skip steps after hit okay.)
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hey it does work

i got the streaming video of times square
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Default Re: Streaming Wallpaper?

That's a pretty cool idea. None of the webcams are very high res though.
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Default Re: Streaming Wallpaper?

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find the website, and copy the url.

right click on desktop> properties> desktop> customize desktop> web> new> paste the address into the box> hit okay> then go to the page properties> add update points as you want*

*or you can disable the save this page offline thing, but I don't know if that would update it, but it probably would. (skip steps after hit okay.)
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opps, I wouldn't know, I only have xp.
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Oh...
I found a few webcams but they are still images that update every minute, which isn't very....I don't know.
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