Fetches and applies the image of the day from Bing as the wallpaper for Windows.
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Fetches and applies the image of the day from Bing as the wallpaper for Windows.

Running

Step 1: Download the zip file from releases page.

Step 2: Extract files to a safe place and do not delete the files.

Step 3: Run BingWallpaper.exe as admin and wait for 10 seconds. The wallpaper should get updated.

Troubleshooting

Execute this in either PowerShell or Command Prompt and run the app again.

schtasks.exe /delete /TN BingWallpaper

Still not fixed? Contact me.

Building

BingWallpaper for windows uses BingHomepage.CSharp library to fetch details.

Step 1: Clone the repository

git clone https://github.com/BingHomepage/BingWallpaper.Windows.git
cd BingWallpaper.Windows

Step 2: Open BingWallpaper.sln file

Step 3: Add references to (skip if no error message is shown):

using System;
using System.Diagnostics;
using System.IO;
using System.Linq;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
using System.Threading;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using Microsoft.Win32;

Step 4: Build!

Hit F5 to start compiling and running the app.