xBack

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  • version 2 
  • version 3 

What is xBack?

xBack is a utility that allows you replace your desktop picture with a screen saver. While there are other ways to do it, none match xBacks ease of use or feature set. With xBack, you can bring your desktop to life.

Feature list

  • Quickly start/stop the desktop screen saver
  • Easily change the desktop screen saver
  • Media Support
  1. iPhoto Albums and Slideshows
  2. Quartz Composer files ( Mac OS X v10.4+ Only )
  3. Create your own Slide Shows to share with others.
  • Configure screen saver preferences without having to open System Preferences
  • Preview screen savers without having to open System Preferences
  • Menu based usage - no wasted space in the dock
  • Expose Compatible
  • Set a different background for each display


Download xBack for Mac

xback-leopard.dmg.sit (814.42 KiB / 833.97 KB)
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0 / 2017-11-24 / b9f7bfbd863f76d0fb4357d93445dfaeb28b2149 / /
xback-snowleopard-lion.sit (783.38 KiB / 802.18 KB)
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3 / 2017-11-24 / 7ec7c6f85b0449f28722f359f63f9c21863f9190 / /
xback2.dmg.sit (146.89 KiB / 150.41 KB)
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1 / 2017-11-24 / 317f299fef80a3005cabbdfc62d139540e5c80a8 / /
xback251.dmg.sit (342.54 KiB / 350.76 KB)
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1 / 2017-11-24 / 0416e44224798ef3298a3b4d47fb8242d633bfd5 / /
xback375.dmg.sit (1.21 MiB / 1.27 MB)
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3 / 2017-11-24 / b55c1a480f477c3d8c26ce90716d277c0304c2fd / /


Compatibility notes

Requires Mac OS X v10.2 or later
Quartz Extreme

Installation

Install

  1. Copy xBack to your hard drive
  2. Double click xBack

Remove

  1. Make sure Start at Login is not checked in the xBack menu
  2. Select Quit xBack from the menu

Starting at Login

  1. Select Start at Login from the xBack menu.

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