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Windows 7: How to use HTML page as desktop wallpaper

29 Oct 2009   #1
mryanaz

Win 7 64bit
 
 
How to use HTML page as desktop wallpaper

Seems a step back in function from Vista to Win 7. My Vista PC had an HTML page serving as my desktop....it has some embedded flash and other goodies. How do I get Win 7 to allow me to select an HTML page for my desktop when all it appears to allow is photos? Win Search has not supplied any userful ideas. I hope the community has a solution.


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01 Nov 2009   #2
rsvr85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I just had a quick Google and i couldn't find much to help
Maybe try this gadget. It's not exactly Active Desktop but it's resizeable (the taskbar is 40px btw)
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