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SETTING ANIMATED WALLPAPERS (.gif images) ON WINDOWS VISTA

by Shane229 / March 13, 2008 11:30 AM PDT

Hi folks,

Recently I downloaded a .gif image on my personal computer (HP Compaq with Windows XP environment) and I set it up as a desktop wallpaper. The .gif image got itself set up beautifully and I can see the animation (it is a dancing girl)on my wallpaper. However, when I copied this same .gif image to my laptop and tried to set it up as an animated wallpaper, it got set up as a simple wallpaper without the animation.

Is there any way I can get back the animation on my laptop (my laptop is Toshiba with Windows VISTA environment).

Please help. Happy

Thanks in advance

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