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Mac Users

Tip's for Desktop Pictures for Mac OS 8.x users
- create a folder
- copy the DTP (your screen size) you like in this folder
- open "Desktop Pictures" or "Appearance -> Desktop"
- drag the folder with the DTP on the "Picture"
- click "Set Desktop" and close the panel
- then you will get a different DTP at every "Restart"

Tip's for Desktop Pictures for Mac OS 7.x users
please see this link to find a program for Mac OS 7.x users :

VersionTracker "Desktop Pictures"

If you use "AfterDark 3.x or 4.x" will work with OS 7.x, see "setup" then "WallZapper" and choose your picture.

More Tip's from The Apple Collection:
Hints & Tips: Desktop pictures

Tip's for StartupScreen for Mac OS users
- open the picture with GraphicConverter
- save as... "PICT in resource" named "StartupScreen"
- copy the file to the "System Folder"
- restart your computer and you will see the picture

Software see also:
TuCows Image Editors - TuCows Image Viewers

Window Users

Tip's for Desktop Pictures for Window 95/98 Users
Windows users may have to do a bit more work than Mac users to be able to use these images as wallpaper. Below I provide step-by-step instructions for the easiest method I know.

Software for convert to .bmp see:
TuCows Image Editor - TuCows Image Viewers

Archived Files Mac & Window
.sit Macintosh & Window Users - Files are archived in stuffit SIT format and binhex HQX format. Stuffit Expander 5 is required to open the Mac archives.

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Created : December 20, 1998
Last updated : January 1, 2006