[HowTo] Video Wallpapers on 2.0.x

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  1. nudded

    nudded New Member

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    1. Install Winterboard through cydia
    2. REBOOT, I repeat REBOOT
    3. Make a new folder inside /Library/Themes (eg. /Library/Themes/Test
    4. Inside the Test folder just place any mp4 video (mp4 any other is not compatible) and name it Wallpaper.mp4
    5. open up winterboard and select test
    6. press the home button, your iPod will respring and the video will play in the background
    7. Enjoy
  2. ubunix

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    i never knew this...niice
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    Maybe we can run some app like ibeer as background ?
    edit : not working.
  5. nudded

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    silly idea

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    but you could use the movie they use
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    That would be Stupid, and won't work. It will show the video in landscape-meaning
    It will only show it the WRONG way
  7. ubunix

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    doesnt work
  8. nudded

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    it does work, just make sure the movie is iPod compatible and saved as Wallpaper.mp4 with capital W
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    it does work, I've tried it

    this is a great tutorial for noobs, almost deserving of a sticky
  10. Tatertay

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    Hey, go to ThemeMyPhone.com and you can find a LOT of vWallpapers that are mp4's, Thanks!

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