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John's Background Switcher

4.17
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License:
Free Freeware
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Publisher:
John Conners
OS:
Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Updated:
May 25, 2018
Technical:
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John's Background Switcher Review

Sven Sorensen
A beautiful wallpaper customizer which downloads images from online
A review of John's Background Switcher by Sven Sørensen

John's Background Switcher is a desktop enhancement utility which changes the background image on your desktop every-so-often.

The program doesn't just function as a basic wallpaper changer but also as one which can create custom backgrounds from multiple images by creating collages with different styles.

The settings of John's Background Switcher includes many customization options and can scan your computer for different images suitable for your desktop background. You may add folders or simply remove them.

One really neat feature of JBS is its integration with online photo sharing communities. For example, it can access the top 500 photos from Flickr from a variety of categories like those from the last 7 days, certain categories like landscapes and more.

John's Background Switcher also integrates with other online services such as 500px, Instagram, Facebook and others like Google Image Search.

The whole process by this program is fully automated; all the user has to do is setup some basic options. It can also handle separate backgrounds if you have a multiple monitor setup with different desktops.

Overall, John's Background Switcher is an awesome wallpaper utility which can really spice up your PC desktop.

John's Background Switcher features and highlights:
  • Individual pictures on your computer
  • Folders containing pictures on your computer such as "My Pictures"
  • Flickr photo sharing: selecting pictures by person, tags, sets or just plain random
  • Facebook: your friends photos on your desktop
  • Instagram: photos from the most awesome photo app out there
  • Vladstudio wallpapers: choose from the coolest wallpapers on the net
  • 500px: the best high quality photography site on the web
  • Any Media RSS feed: choose pictures from sites like DeviantArt, Photobucket, LOLCats and Tumblr blogs
  • Phanfare web albums: keep up to date with your friends and family
  • smugmug photo galleries: yours, your friends or anybody else
  • Picasa Web Albums: choose from specific albums or any search text
  • Google Image Search: get pictures from anywhere across the internet
  • Pixabay: the best place to find royalty free photos on the net

Johns Background Switcher is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from desktop wallpaper software without restrictions. Johns Background Switcher 4.17 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).


This background changer software is filed under:
  • John's Background Switcher Download
  • Freeware Desktop Wallpaper Software

Compatibility with this background changer software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of John's Background Switcher may be available from John Conners.

John's Background Switcher has been picked by our editors as good software.
John's Background Switcher has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested John's Background Switcher 4.17 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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