ScreenPlay is an Open Source Live-Wallpaper app for Windows and OSX.

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ScreenPlay is an Open Source cross platform app for displaying Wallpaper, Widgets and AppDrawer. It is written in modern C++17/Qt5/QML. Binaries with workshop support are available for Windows & OSX (soon Linux/KDE) via Steam.

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ScreenPlay V0.15 RC-1 Released!

Qt6 Before we bore you with all the technical detail about the changes from Qt5 to Qt6, it is mostly about enabling some important features you can see below like Apple silicon and mp4 support.

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Decorate your desktop with the prettiest wallpapers. They can be video, web or custom wallpaper!

Steam Workshop

Pick from a vast collection of content from the Steam Workshop! Or upload your own creations :)


Bring your ideas to life with no programming skills required. Easily create your own content with QML!

Open Standards

We use exclusively open standards for our software! Choose between VP8 and VP9 for your video wallpaper!

HDR & 4k Support

We support HDR and 4k wallpaper. Also our App is optimized for high DPI screens!

Free as in Freedom

ScreenPlay is licensed under a dual licensed AGPLv3. This app is and always will be open source!

State of the art Webengine

We ship with the latests open source Chromium, so you can always use the latests web features!

Dark mode

You can switch between a build in dark and light theme. Your eyes do not need to burn in the dark

Ultra Widescreen & High Framerate Support

We support all widescreen formats! The app is tested on a wqhd 21:9 144hz monitor!

Steam Workshop

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