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Question How to install animated backgrounds??

well i found many posts on people showing there backgrounds with downloads and stuff but they never explain how to install or use them. i was wondering if anyone know a post to re direct me to or website that could help me install them. or just tell me here if you feel like it.


(on the side note can the Zio even use animated backgrounds?)
 
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ya, they are called live wallpapers and there is a whole mess of them on the market. As far as installing, they install the same way everything from the market does. When you want to use them click the "menu" and then "wallpaper" and choose "live wallpapers" from the list. Ther is also a website where you can surf these wall papers.

http://www.livewallpapers.org/?sort=popular
 
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ya, they are called live wallpapers and there is a whole mess of them on the market. As far as installing, they install the same way everything from the market does. When you want to use them click the "menu" and then "wallpaper" and choose "live wallpapers" from the list. Ther is also a website where you can surf these wall papers.

http://www.livewallpapers.org/?sort=popular
heay thanks. i have downloaded a wallpaper that i liked and installed it but i cant seem to find it to run it. there is nothing in the wallpaper section. what should i do now?
 
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dont quote me, might be different on this phone and I dont have one,

long press home screen > wallpapers > live wallpapers.
 
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dont quote me, might be different on this phone and I dont have one,

long press home screen > wallpapers > live wallpapers.
this is very odd. when i go to my menu and hit wallpaper only 3 things show up Gallery/ID Wallpapers/Wallpapers and they arnt in any of them.

Its weird because i did install them just fine but they don't seem to be anywhere on the phone?
 
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this is very odd. when i go to my menu and hit wallpaper only 3 things show up Gallery/ID Wallpapers/Wallpapers and they arnt in any of them.

Its weird because i did install them just fine but they don't seem to be anywhere on the phone?
That is odd, and thats the only way I know of to activate them. Someone else who actually has the phone will have to help you, sorry about that.
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That is odd, and thats the only way I know of to activate them. Someone else who actually has the phone will have to help you, sorry about that.
ah its cool. at least you tried! (thanks + to you for helping me)
 
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You should have live wallpapers. They were preloaded on the 2.2 update. You may have to redo the update.

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oh are you kidding me? my update is botched!?? i didnt update when the download came out on this website i waited till my carrier (sprint) rolled it out. it went through ever step itself so i dont know what could have gone wrong. Do you have sprint or some other carrier?
 
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oh are you kidding me? my update is botched!?? i didnt update when the download came out on this website i waited till my carrier (sprint) rolled it out. it went through ever step itself so i dont know what could have gone wrong. Do you have sprint or some other carrier?
Of course Sprint might not have included the live wallpapers in their update.

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