Lively Wallpaper

Animated desktop wallpapers, bring your desktop to life!
Lively is a Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) Project.

Microsoft Store Community Choice Runner Up

What is it?

Lively is a Free and Open-Source Software (FOSS) for animated desktop wallpapers.

How is it?


Lively is Free and Open Source Software, no features are behind a paywall; everything is made for the community with love <3.


Wallpaper playback pauses when fullscreen applications/games are running (~0% resource usage.)


Use dynamic & interactive webpages, 3D applications, audio visualisers as wallpapers.

Multiple Screens

Supports multiple monitors, HiDPI resolutions, Ultrawide aspect ratios and many more.


User experience focused, Just drop videos & webpages into lively window to set as wallpaper.

Feature Packed

Stream wallpapers, Automatic tile generation, Multiple video players, Performance settings and more...


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System Requirement

OS: Windows 10 1903 or above
Processor: Intel i3 or equivalent
Memory: 2048 MB RAM
Graphics: HD Graphics 3000 or above
DirectX: Version 10 or above
Storage: 1GB available space