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by gpb
Sun May 07, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Wallpaper Slideshow Pro (Desktop Wallpaper Changer)
Topic: API Error 8
Replies: 16
Views: 2949

Re: API Error 8

Windows is failing to change wallpaper with a system error 8, it means "Not enough storage is available to process this command"
Do you have free disk space on drive C: ?
by gpb
Sun May 07, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: Wallpaper Slideshow Pro (Desktop Wallpaper Changer)
Topic: I am almost there...
Replies: 2
Views: 860

Re: I am almost there...

Filters page:
- un-tick "Use only one filter"
- select monitor number
- select "scrapbook"
- select "Display: No Image"

I can't test it right now but it should work
by gpb
Sat May 06, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Wallpaper Slideshow Pro (Desktop Wallpaper Changer)
Topic: A Bit Surprised at this...
Replies: 6
Views: 1163

Re: A Bit Surprised at this...

Ok so there is "fit" but is in not called that, and it is an unclear 2-step process to get it. Why not simplify life and make a "fit" option? It isnt' a 2-step process, it simply has much more features that must be configured. Auto-resize can resize while keeping aspect ratio or it can crop/stretch...
by gpb
Sat May 06, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Wallpaper Slideshow Pro (Desktop Wallpaper Changer)
Topic: A Bit Surprised at this...
Replies: 6
Views: 1163

Re: A Bit Surprised at this...

WIth WallpaperSS you can have the "fit" option by choosing "Auto Resize" then in the "Auto Resize" options page choose "Fill empty space with background color" Any windows version since windows 95 only has a single wallpaper for the whole desktop, it is not possible to set a wallpaper for a monitor ...
by gpb
Sat May 06, 2017 12:32 am
Forum: Wallpaper Slideshow Pro (Desktop Wallpaper Changer)
Topic: A Bit Surprised at this...
Replies: 6
Views: 1163

Re: A Bit Surprised at this...

Hello, the problem is that windows doesn't work in the way you wish, there is no way to leave a monitor "untouched". Windows has only one wallpaper for the whole desktop, you can't have something handled by you and something else handled by the program, it can't work in this way. WallpaperSS must ha...
by gpb
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: gPhotoShow Free Edition (Photo Screen Saver)
Topic: Black screen issue
Replies: 1
Views: 876

Re: Black screen issue

Screen savers are started by windows with limited user rights for this reason displayed pictures must not be inside another user profile. Make sure pictures displayed by gPhotoShow are stores outside users folders, they should be stored inside something like c:\my pictures, otherwise it is possible ...
by gpb
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: gPhotoShow Pro (Photo Screen Saver and Slideshow Maker)
Topic: Feature request (2) (maps, chromecast)
Replies: 1
Views: 1065

Re: Feature request (2) (maps, chromecast)

Thank you very much for your suggestions. About Chromecast I investigated some time ago but it was not possible for pc programs to support Chromecast, maybe things changed I will check again.
by gpb
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: Wallpaper Slideshow Pro (Desktop Wallpaper Changer)
Topic: creating groups
Replies: 2
Views: 1481

Re: creating groups

Hi, each item in WallpaperSS images list (the list in main settings window) can be assigned to a group. The first thing to do is to create the groups, then for each folder in the main list assign a group, this can be done by click on the folder line and using the drop down control labeled "This wall...
by gpb
Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: gPhotoShow Pro (Photo Screen Saver and Slideshow Maker)
Topic: Jerky Videos
Replies: 11
Views: 5630

Re: Jerky Videos

Now there is a preview of VLC 3.0 available here:
http://people.videolan.org/~jb/Builds/360/

Simply download and install.
by gpb
Fri Mar 03, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: gPhotoShow Pro (Photo Screen Saver and Slideshow Maker)
Topic: gPhotoShow runs out of memory while scanning folders
Replies: 20
Views: 11937

Re: gPhotoShow runs out of memory while scanning folders

the main reason for having a 64 bit version is to be able to use more than 3Gb of memory, speed improvement is marginal, the best thing you can do to improve image load time is to keep image size to the minimum required for the screen, loading and resizing big images needs time and is a cpu intensiv...