Screensaver as Desktop
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(5) 4.8

Use your screeneffect as your desktop picture.   Free
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  • Screensaver as Desktop has been discontinued
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    NoName Scriptware
Screensaver as Desktop is an AppleScript that makes your screeneffect your desktop picture.
What's New
Version 1.1:
  • New, enhanced dialog box to make your selection.
  • You can now launch your screensaver as a desktop foreground effect.
  • You can now open your Screen Effects Preferences from the script.
  • Significant code enhancements.
Intel/PPC, Mac OS X 10.2 or later

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ver. 1.x:
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Anonymous reviewed on 14 Mar 2005
Amazing, team this up with Strat wars screen saver and you have amazing star war battles going on your desktop, top program!
[Version 1.1]


Anonymous reviewed on 31 Dec 2004
Exellent little thingy but doesnt like OSX expose feature which renders it useless for 100% Mac showoff.
[Version 1.1]


Anonymous reviewed on 03 Jul 2003
Awesome with a good card. Show it casually to your PC owning mates!
[Version 1.1]


Anonymous reviewed on 27 Mar 2003
This thing ran with out a single hitch. It's simplicity is beautiful. It's functionality is awesome. Nice piece of work.
[Version 1.0]


Anonymous reviewed on 25 Mar 2003
Does exactly what it promises. But hey! you should have a decent Video Card inside your Mac. I have an old G4/350 with a Radeon 8500 and this works great, even with the Marine Aquarium Screen Saver.
Don't bash a good product when your hardware causes trouble.
[Version 1.0]

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Version Downloads:3,057
Type:Utilities : AppleScript
Date:29 Mar 2003
Platform:PPC 32 / Intel 32 / OS X
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Screensaver as Desktop is an AppleScript that makes your screeneffect your desktop picture.

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