The Wallpaper Update Client
The Wallpaper Update Client is a very small application that you can use to
automatically download and install the latest sunrise images as your desktop
wallpaper. Simply click the Install button and get a
cool new wallpaper every morning!
Choose which of the four available wallpapers you want to use, or select a
random wallpaper based on the number of votes or downloads.
Download your new wallpaper at a time that is convenient to you - either when
Windows starts or at a specific time each day.
Keep all your downloaded images, or discard the old ones when a new one is
The application can be configured to exit immediately after setting the
wallpaper, freeing up memory for other programs.
Wallpaper can be automatically resized to any dimension (from 640x480 to
1600x1200) to fit whatever size screen you have.
You can even use the wallpaper updater to download images from other
installer for completely painless installation.
Because the application runs in a
Microsoft .NET 2.0
sandbox, it can be installed and used by non-administrative accounts! (Installation of the .NET 2.0 runtime will
require administrative privileges, but the application itself can be installed by restricted user accounts)
The following pre-requisites are required:
If these components are already installed, you can
launch the application now. Otherwise, the prerequisites will be installed automatically.
FireFox Installation Instructions
It appears that you are using Firefox, and as a result, you cannot install the application using
Microsoft ClickOnce Technology. It is
recommended that you use Internet Explorer to install this application, as you will recieve the following benfits:
- Simple ClickOnce installation.
- Automatic checking for application updates.
- Can be installed to a non-administrator account and run in a protected sandbox.
If you are reluctant to use Internet Explorer to install this application, you can instead download
and install the application manually.
Download Wallpaper Updater
ClickOnce and .NET Framework Resources