IDesktopWallpaper interface

Provides methods for managing the desktop wallpaper.

Inheritance

The IDesktopWallpaper interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IDesktopWallpaper also has these types of members:

Methods

The IDesktopWallpaper interface has these methods.

Method Description
IDesktopWallpaper::AdvanceSlideshow Switches the wallpaper on a specified monitor to the next image in the slideshow.
IDesktopWallpaper::Enable Enables or disables the desktop background.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetBackgroundColor Retrieves the color that is visible on the desktop when no image is displayed or when the desktop background has been disabled. This color is also used as a border when the desktop wallpaper does not fill the entire screen.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetMonitorDevicePathAt Retrieves the unique ID of one of the system's monitors.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetMonitorDevicePathCount Retrieves the number of monitors that are associated with the system.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetMonitorRECT Retrieves the display rectangle of the specified monitor.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetPosition Retrieves the current display value for the desktop background image.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetSlideshow Gets the images that are being displayed in the desktop wallpaper slideshow.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetSlideshowOptions Gets the current desktop wallpaper slideshow settings for shuffle and timing.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetStatus Gets the current status of the slideshow.
IDesktopWallpaper::GetWallpaper Gets the current desktop wallpaper.
IDesktopWallpaper::SetBackgroundColor Sets the color that is visible on the desktop when no image is displayed or when the desktop background has been disabled. This color is also used as a border when the desktop wallpaper does not fill the entire screen.
IDesktopWallpaper::SetPosition Sets the display option for the desktop wallpaper image, determining whether the image should be centered, tiled, or stretched.
IDesktopWallpaper::SetSlideshow Specifies the images to use for the desktop wallpaper slideshow.
IDesktopWallpaper::SetSlideshowOptions Sets the desktop wallpaper slideshow settings for shuffle and timing.
IDesktopWallpaper::SetWallpaper Sets the desktop wallpaper.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows 8 [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2012 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shobjidl_core.h (include Shobjidl.h)

See also

IUnknown