Endless Slideshow Screensaver

Free photo slideshow screensaver
and wallpaper downloader

Endless Slideshow Screensaver updates history

version 1.22.2
  • The background is applied correctly at the beginning of the slideshow
version 1.22.1
  • Fixed a bug with the static picture background
version 1.22
  • A couple of new transitions added
  • Some transitions now have [ alternative style ] which is used at random moments during the slideshow
  • Windows 11 support improved. Windows should not try to restart the screensaver when it is already running
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.21.2
  • Fixed a problem with XMP tags usage
  • The [ Position small pictures randomly ] option can now be used along with the [ Stretch small pictures ] option which works pretty well on ultra-wide screens
version 1.21.1
  • Fixed a problem with a picture stretch and Smart crop when the picture height is exactly the same as the monitor height in pixels
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.21
  • Added the ability to configure and run 5 different custom command lines with currently shown picture file names on keys [1] - [5]
  • [ Smart crop ] option can now be applied to the background when showing the same blurred picture as a background
  • Added the ability to increase / decrease slideshow delay with [ Up arrow ] and [ Down arrow ] keys while the slideshow is running
  • Play previous music track on [ M ] key
  • Music playback can now start from the first track every time the slideshow is started
  • Added an option to allow screensaver exit only on [ Esc ] key, not on any other
version 1.20.3
  • Czech interface translation added
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.20.2
  • Fixed a bug that prevented copying picture files with the [ X ] key after copying the picture file names to the clipboard with the [ C ] key
version 1.20.1
  • The value of the [ IPTC: Headline ] tag can now be shown as an Overlay Text
  • UTF-8 values in IPTC tags are now displayed correctly
version 1.20
  • Pictures with transparency are displayed and scaled correctly now
  • Long file names (as well as any other long text without spaces) in now truncated if it does not fit the display area
  • Support for several image formats improved, including SVG, PSD, XPS, TIFF and some others
version 1.19.1
  • Minor fixes and improvements
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.19
  • Picture rating filter added - view only images with specified ratings, including or excluding unrated pictures.
  • The wallpaper download module improved
  • Minor fixes and improvements
version 1.18
  • Separate overlay text elements can now have their own font, size, color, background, and all other properties - you can customize each overlay text individually now
  • [ Text during transition ] option behavior was fixed - text is displayed properly now during every stage of the transition
version 1.17.1
  • Added support for WEBP image format
  • Minor fixes and improvements
version 1.17
  • New file and picture filter types are now available. In the File filters users can now limit picture files by file creation and modification dates. In the Picture filters - by aspect ratio, orientation, picture size in pixels and EXIF, IPTC dates.
version 1.16.1
  • Multi-monitor support fixed
version 1.16
  • Added the ability to exclude pictures with selected keywords from the slideshow
  • Added support for [ EXIF: Lens... ] tags
version 1.15
  • Copy all currently shown picture files to a folder specified in the screensaver settings on the [ X ] key
  • Added support for multi-line text in Overlay Texts. If an original text does not fit the picture or screen width - it is wrapped to the next line automatically. Also if an original text has several lines - all of them are shown respectively now.
  • Improved support of international characters in Overlay Texts showing EXIF_XP... tags
version 1.14.6
  • Access to the online wallpaper repository restored
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.14.5
  • Added the ability to enable/disable exit from the screensaver on mouse click
  • Added [ IPTC: Sub-location ] tag to the list of available Overlay Text tags.
version 1.14.4
  • EXIF values interpretation updated to keep up with the newer EXIF versions
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.14.3
  • Fixed a problem with character encoding when showing information from EXIF and IPTC
  • Minor fixes and improvements
version 1.14.2
  • The algorithm that positions pictures in a grid (when there is more than one picture on every monitor) is improved in general and when the [ Stretch small pictures ] option is on.
  • Spanish interface translation added
  • Several bugs were fixed
version 1.14.1
  • Fixed a problem with the screensaver startup when the slideshow had more than 100,000 images
  • The wallpaper download module improved
version 1.14
  • Support for Ultra HD (4K, 8K) TVs and monitors. Your photos will look sharp and clear on those devices now!
  • New overlay text tags allow to display of some picture file information, including file size, creation date/time, modification date/time
version 1.13.2
  • Duplicate wallpaper downloads prevented
version 1.13.1
  • Several bugs were fixed
version 1.13
  • Play music files while the slideshow is running
  • Pictures with Unicode characters in file names can now be shown in the slideshow
  • Ability to add local or network folder by typing the full path (useful when the folder is not shown in the folder selection window)
version 1.12
  • Use the currently shown picture (blurred and stretched to fill the entire screen) as a background
  • Use user-editable values of Windows Explorer image properties (like Title, Subject, Authors, Tags, and Date Taken) in overlay text
  • The new screensaver version notification is now visible during the slideshow
  • All EXIF, IPTC, and Windows Explorer date time tags can now be shown with or without time part
version 1.11.1
  • .DNG files are now supported
  • Fixed a bug with incorrect total number of pictures
version 1.11
  • Multi-lingual interface
  • Smart image positioning when showing more than one picture per monitor - wide images take more space if it is available
  • Wallpaper download engine improved
  • Several minor bugs fixed
version 1.10.2
  • The installation package now adds a new item to the Endless Slideshow Screensaver folder in the Windows Start menu. This item allows to open the standard Windows Screen Saver Settings window where screensaver auto-start timeout is configured
  • Wallpaper download engine upgraded
  • Several bugs were fixed
version 1.10.1
  • The new overlay text tag allows to see how much time is left until the next slide. Example usage:
    Next photo in [#ttTimeToNextFrame#]
  • The slideshow timer can now use hours (and works properly with hours now)
  • The slideshow timer does not include the transition time anymore. It is strictly time between pictures now - the timer starts after a transition is finished
  • The built-in bug report system upgraded - it does not use user email anymore to deliver bug reports. Reports are now uploaded directly to the server
version 1.10
  • Small pictures can be positioned not only in the screen center now but in a random position if they occupy less than any given percentage of available screen space
  • The wallpaper downloader module updated and now the screensaver downloads more high-quality wallpapers
  • Automatic check for a new version is now built into the screensaver settings window
  • Fixed a visual bug with a 1-pixel line not being cleared from the top or left edge of the screen
version 1.9
  • Overlay text can now be positioned relative to the image, as well as relative to the screen. This one is useful when displaying more than one image per monitor
  • New option allowing to auto-reset shown images history. Plus a button to manually reset the history
  • Start-up speed increased a little bit when there are more than 100,000 images in the slideshow
version 1.8.1
  • Several bugs were fixed
version 1.8
  • Display up to 20 pictures on every monitor
  • Freely combine any tags with custom text in the overlay text
  • Support for IPTC tags in overlay text
  • Local and network folders are now shown in a tree view, allowing to enable/disable any sub-folder
  • More than 20 new transition effects
  • More high-quality wallpapers can be downloaded in every category
version 1.7
  • New actions: rotate (and automatically save) the currently shown image 90 degrees left or right with the [ L ] and [ R ] buttons
  • Overlay text (like photo file name, total number of photos, and so on) now shown on all monitors, not only on the main monitor
  • More randomness: another attempt to shuffle images so that any photo from any folder has a chance to show up in the slideshow at any moment
version 1.6
  • Some RAW photo formats are now supported
  • New section in the Viewer tab of screensaver settings: File filters. Options in this section allow to filter files for the slideshow by file format, file size, or EXIF tags
  • The transition preview window is now available in the Slide Show section of the screensaver settings
version 1.5.1
  • 40 new transition effects
  • Minor fixes and improvements
version 1.5
  • Increased startup and shutdown speed. Also, the screensaver can now be interrupted during the initial picture list creation
  • A new way of resizing the pictures was added: Smart crop. It makes pictures fit the screen without losing the original picture proportions by cutting picture edges
  • New overlay text tags: [#ttPictureFileNameNoExt#] shows picture file name without extension, [#ttPictureFolderName#] shows picture folder name
  • Fixed a bug with random angle picture rotation
version 1.4
  • New overlay text - can be placed anywhere on the screen. It contains any picture information, including EXIF, image file data, and so on, plus any custom text.
  • Improved the quality of downloaded wallpapers
  • Copy the current file name to the Windows clipboard with the [ C ] key
  • Hide / restore all text with the [ H ] key
  • Minor fixes and improvements
version 1.3.1
  • Added a possibility to delete a picture that is currently shown with a single key press
  • Minor fixes and improvements
version 1.3
  • Improved multi-monitor systems support. Now different monitors show different photos
  • Sub-folders of selected local or network folders are included automatically now if users choose so
  • Added a possibility to turn off the screensaver when the monitor is going to the power-save mode
  • A new way of resizing the pictures was added: Distort to fill the entire screen
  • Added the ability to draw a frame of a chosen size and color around the photo
  • Dramatically improved screensaver start-up speed
  • Added a possibility to show the clock at the bottom status line
version 1.2
  • Users can now select several wallpaper categories, not just one. Every time the screensaver starts, a random category is chosen among the selected, and wallpapers from that category are downloaded.
  • The screensaver now stores the list of pictures it has shown before and shows only new pictures
  • Added slideshow navigation using arrow buttons to view the previous or the next picture
version 1.1
  • Added an option to exclude unwanted transition effects
  • Added a possibility to stretch small pictures to the size of the screen
  • Improved multi-monitor support
Latest release:
version 1.22.2
File size:
14.9 MB

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