Wallpaper Engine is a app developed and published by Valve Corporation. The app was released on April 5, 2017, for Microsoft Windows. The app allows the user to use images and videos as wallpapers and live wallpapers on their desktop.

Wallpaper Engine is a desktop wallpaper app with a library of animated wallpapers or "engines". These engines can be simple, like a spinning globe, or more complex, like a 3D game that you can play on your desktop.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is Wallpaper Engine free?
    No, Wallpaper Engine is not free. It is available for purchase on the Steam platform. The price is relatively low considering the wide range of options and customization it provides for creating unique, interactive wallpapers.
  • Can Wallpaper Engine slow down my computer?
    Wallpaper Engine is designed to have minimal impact on system performance. It automatically pauses when running full-screen applications or games to ensure it does not affect your system's performance. However, complex wallpapers might require more system resources.
  • Can I use Wallpaper Engine on multiple monitors?
    Yes, Wallpaper Engine supports multiple monitors and even different resolutions. You can have different wallpapers on each monitor or stretch one wallpaper over multiple screens.
  • Can I create my own wallpapers with Wallpaper Engine?
    Absolutely, with Wallpaper Engine, you can not only use existing wallpapers but also create and share your own. The software provides a variety of tools and options to design unique, interactive wallpapers.
  • Can I use Wallpaper Engine without Steam?
    No, Wallpaper Engine is tied to the Steam platform and requires it to run. You need to purchase it via Steam and have Steam installed on your computer to use Wallpaper Engine.
  • Can Wallpaper Engine play videos as wallpapers?
    Yes, Wallpaper Engine supports many different types of media, including videos. You can set your favorite video clips as your desktop background, which will play in a loop.
  • Can I share my Wallpaper Engine creations?
    Yes, you can share your wallpapers with the Wallpaper Engine user community through the Steam Workshop. This makes it easy for others to enjoy your creations and for you to find new wallpapers.
  • How do I uninstall Wallpaper Engine?
    To uninstall Wallpaper Engine, you need to do it through the Steam platform. Go to your Steam library, find Wallpaper Engine, right-click it, and select "Uninstall."