Monthly Archives: August 2010

I came across this cool code recently and after investigating it further, decided to throw together a vfp frontend for generating the file needed for this.

Basically in windows xp you can have an activedesktop where you can display any html content. so if you have a page of html to display, you can change the display properties of the xp desktop to display this page.

This simple application i created, asks for a video file and generates a html page that you can then set as your activedesktop so that you now get a video, with sound playing. in… Continue reading