Bing Wallpaper

by neffo

Lightweight GNOME shell extension to set your wallpaper to today's Microsoft Bing image of the day (the image you see when you visit *Disclaimer*: this extension is unofficial and not affiliated with Bing or Microsoft in any way. Images are protected by copyright and are licensed only for use as wallpapers. This extension is based extensively on the NASA APOD extension by Elinvention ( and inspired by Bing Desktop Wallpaper Changer by Utkarsh Gupta ( Features: * Fetches Bing wallpaper of the day and sets as both lock screen and desktop wallpaper (user selectable on GNOME versions that support it) * Optionally force a specific region (i.e. locale) * UHD supported resolutions * Only attempts to download wallpapers when they have been updated * Doesn't poll continuously - only once per day and on startup (schedules a refresh when Bing is due to update) *NEW: random mode *NEW: select wallpaper from previously downloaded images * English (en), German (de), Dutch (nl), Italian (it), Polish (pl), Chinese (zh_CN), French (fr_FR), Portuguese (pt, pt_BR), Russian (ru_RU), Spanish (es), Korean (ko, ko_KR, ko_KP), Indonesian (id), Catalan (ca), Norwegian Bokmål (nb) & Nynorsk (ni), Swedish (sv), Arabic (ar), Hungarian (hu) and Finnish (fi_FI) - a HUGE thanks to the translators Always restart GNOME after manually updating extensions. Please report bugs to the GitHub page below:

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