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 & macOS (and soon Linux) 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

ScreenPlay Is Open Source Software

Everyone can contribute with code, design, documentation or translation. If you have questions about contributing do not hesitate to ask in the Forum or Discord. Here are some ways you can contribute: