Animated desktop wallpapers, bring your desktop to life!
Lively is a FOSS Project.

What is it?

Turn Videos, Gifs, Webpages, Games, Shaders into animated desktop wallpaper.

How is it?


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


Wallpaper playback pauses when fullscreen application/games are run (~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...


Latest v0.9.6.0

Portable build: Latest Visual C++ Redistributable is required: vc_redist.x86.exe
Installer will give Smartscreen warning, discussion.

System Requirement

OS: Windows 10, 8.1
Processor: Intel i3 or equivalent
Memory: 2048 MB RAM
Graphics: HD Graphics 3000 or above
DirectX: Version 10 or above
Storage: 512 MB available space