ScreenPlay V0.13.1 Released! Windows Monitor Scaling Support, Steam Tags Searches And Paging Support!

Published on May 02, 2021 by Elias Steurer | Kelteseth


ScreenPlay is an Open-Source Live Wallpaper and Widgets app for Windows (and soon Linux & MacOSX) written in modern C++/Qt/QML and is in active development since early 2017 on Gitlab.

You can download ScreenPlay via Steam for free!

This release contains 4 month worth of updates and features!


V0.13.1 Patchnotes:


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  • Refactor search to be selectable and add icons
  • Add mouse WaitCursor indicator on load


Add paging support

This is planned to change in the future into an endless scrolling experience. image

  • Fix background blur animation and values
  • Refactor sidebar to better include tags. These tags are now clickable to be used for quick search!
  • Refactor Steam plugin to unload when switching back to and other page like “Installed”. Steam is not required to be running ScreenPlay!
  • Fix preview image missing if workshop item has no gif preview
  • Replace custom TextField search with regular TextField


  • Fix set replace wallpaper from type video to gif
  • Fix settings wallpaper value


  • Add sort by date for installed content
  • Add titile if no preview image or video is available
  • Fix invisible Navigation height blocking imput


  • Add Portuguese (Brazil) translation. Thanks to Douglas Vianna @dgsmiley18 🐱‍🏍



Code cleanup

  • Move used code into own ScreenPlayUtil library to be used elsewhere like project parsing and content type to/from string
  • Move projectfile to be used elsewhere


  • Add ScreenPlayUtil to dev docs