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How to download wallpaper images

Instructions for Windows users

1. Click on a thumbnail and then click on "Wallpaper."

2. The image will open in a separate browser window.

3. Right-click on the image and choose, "Set as wallpaper."

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Instructions for Macintosh users (OS 10 or higher)

1. Click on a thumbnail and then click on "Wallpaper."

2. The image will open in a separate browser window.

3. Click on the image and hold down the mouse button until a menu pops up.

4. Select "Save this image as.." from the menu and save the image to a location on your hard drive. (Remember where you saved the image.)

5. Choose "System Preferences" from the Apple menu, and select "Desktop."

6. Under "collection" locate the folder in which you saved the image and double click on the image.

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Instructions for Macintosh users (OS 8.5 through OS 9.2)

1. Click on a thumbnail and then click on "Wallpaper."

2. The image will open in a separate browser window.

3. Click on the image and hold down the mouse button until a menu pops up.

4. Select "Save this image as.." from the menu and save the image to a location on your hard drive. (Remember where you saved the image.)

5. Choose "Control Panel" from the Apple menu, and select "Appearance."

6. In the "Appearance" window, click "Place Picture.." (You may need to click "Remove Picture" first.) Browse to the location of the saved image. Select the image and then click "Set Desktop."

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Revised: June 15, 2006
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