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  Bring the beasts to your desktop!
  Using the instructions below you can make this image from the BBC series Walking With Beasts your desktop pattern or wallpaper.
  Beach (1024 x 768)
Herd (1024 x 768)
 
Elk (1024 x 768)
Duel (1024 x 768)
Beach (800 x 600)
Herd (800 x 600)
Migration (800 x 600)
Elk (800 x 600)
Duel (800 x 600)


For Windows 95/NT: 

  • Right mouse click on the wallpaper image above
  • If available, choose "Set as Wallpaper"
  • If not, choose "Save Image As", then choose a file name and add ".jpg" (Save the image to your desktop so it is easy to find)
  • From the Start menu, go to Settings, Control Panel, then Display, then Background - choose "Browse", go to "Desktop", then open the "jpg" file and Click "OK"

For Mac OS 8 & Mac OS 9: 

  • Save the wallpaper image above to your desktop or hard drive
  • The desktop appearance prefences panel is accessed differently between Mac OS 8 and Mac OS 9
  • For Mac OS 8 go to the Apple menu, select "Control Panel" followed by "Desktop Pictures"
  • For Mac OS 9 go to the Apple menu, select "Control Panel" followed by "Appearance". Of the five tabbed sections in this "Appearance" window choose "Desktop".
  • Drag the image from your desktop/hard drive to the desktop pictures preview window
  • Select "Tile on Screen" from the "Position" pop-up menu
  • Click "Set Desktop"

For Mac OS X: 

  • Holding Ctrl and clicking the image simultaneously, choose "Download Image to Disk"
  • Save the image to your hard drive preferably in the Library | Desktop Pictures folder
  • From the "Finder" menu choose "Preferences"
  • In the "Preferences" window, click "Select Picture" and navigate, using the file explorer that opens for you, to your wallpaper image
  • Click "Choose" to confirm your choice
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