I would like to have a live wallpaper on my desktop but I don't know how. Any help would be appreciated.

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    Live wallpaper as in animated wallpaper or slideshow ? – Sergiy Kolodyazhnyy Dec 14 '16 at 12:10

Yes we can ..follow the steps:

Add PPA for live wallpaper

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fyrmir/livewallpaper-daily

Install livewallpaper

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install livewallpaper

Install livewallpaper-config and livewallpaper-indicator

sudo apt-get install livewallpaper-config livewallpaper-indicator

All done. Now type live wallpaper in dash:

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And select wallpaper of your choice like this. Trust me its moving :p

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    @TheEpicstarlord, sudo apt-get update update your local lists of available packages from the repositories. – user.dz Dec 19 '16 at 8:09
  • Remember - Preferences is for changing the live wallpaper – Barney Woodrow Jan 20 '17 at 15:15

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