Live-update Windows 7 desktop theme with Bing Wallpaper

You can now set your Windows 7 desktop wallpaper to a live-updating theme featuring background images from the new search engine Bing.com. Copy this text into Notepad:[[Theme]DisplayName=Bing [Slideshow]Interval=1800000Shuffle=1RssFeed=http://feeds.feedburner.com/bingimages [Control Panel\Desktop]TileWallpaper=0WallpaperStyle=0Pattern= [Control Panel\Cursors]AppStarting=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_working.aniArrow=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_arrow.curCrosshair=Hand=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_link.curHelp=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_helpsel.curIBeam=No=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_unavail.curNWPen=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_pen.curSizeAll=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_move.curSizeNESW=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_nesw.curSizeNS=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_ns.curSizeNWSE=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_nwse.curSizeWE=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_ew.curUpArrow=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_up.curWait=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_busy.aniDefaultValue=Windows AeroLink= [VisualStyles]Path=%SystemRoot%\resources\themes\Aero\Aero.msstylesColorStyle=NormalColorSize=NormalSizeColorizationColor=0X6B74B8FCTransparency=1 [MasterThemeSelector]MTSM=DABJDKT Save the file as “Bing.theme” Activate the theme. Double-click on the Bing.theme file to launch it. In the Subscribe to […]

You can now set your Windows 7 desktop wallpaper to a live-updating theme featuring background images from the new search engine Bing.com.

  1. Copy this text into Notepad:
    [[Theme]
    DisplayName=Bing

    [Slideshow]
    Interval=1800000
    Shuffle=1
    RssFeed=http://feeds.feedburner.com/bingimages

    [Control Panel\Desktop]
    TileWallpaper=0
    WallpaperStyle=0
    Pattern=

    [Control Panel\Cursors]
    AppStarting=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_working.ani
    Arrow=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_arrow.cur
    Crosshair=
    Hand=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_link.cur
    Help=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_helpsel.cur
    IBeam=
    No=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_unavail.cur
    NWPen=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_pen.cur
    SizeAll=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_move.cur
    SizeNESW=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_nesw.cur
    SizeNS=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_ns.cur
    SizeNWSE=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_nwse.cur
    SizeWE=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_ew.cur
    UpArrow=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_up.cur
    Wait=%SystemRoot%\cursors\aero_busy.ani
    DefaultValue=Windows Aero
    Link=

    [VisualStyles]
    Path=%SystemRoot%\resources\themes\Aero\Aero.msstyles
    ColorStyle=NormalColor
    Size=NormalSize
    ColorizationColor=0X6B74B8FC
    Transparency=1

    [MasterThemeSelector]
    MTSM=DABJDKT

  2. Save the file as “Bing.theme”
  3. Activate the theme. Double-click on the Bing.theme file to launch it. In the Subscribe to RSS Feed? prompt, click Download Attachments.

After following above steps, you’ll now see the Bing theme appear on your screen. It’ll also be stored in the “My Themes” section of your personalization options.  More information here.