Any way to have the Wallpaper on the Lockscreen change every hour?

Discussion in 'iPad' started by maw4bc, Apr 27, 2011.

  1. maw4bc macrumors regular

    Apr 11, 2009
    Anyone know if there is an iPad theme or anything that will allow my lockscreen to change (say per hour, or per lock)? i heard there is a way on iphone but those photos arent sized correctly for the ipad.
  2. ani23 macrumors 6502

    Dec 22, 2008
    Yup. Androids really good with the gimmicky stuff.
  3. kvizzel macrumors 6502a

    Jan 15, 2011
    I really like Androids panorama wallpaper. :D

    Which is why I want the iPad2 jailbreak!!!
  4. maw4bc thread starter macrumors regular

    Apr 11, 2009
    is there an android theme that would allow me to do this?
  5. tkadrum macrumors member

    Mar 8, 2011
    Yes, just google and you will find it
  6. erayser macrumors 65816


    Apr 9, 2011
    San Diego
    My iPhone sort of does this, but it changes by time and what type of weather it is locally. It's the HTC theme. You can easily modify the theme to display the wallpaper only, and just ssh your own personal .png image files. I'm sure there is way to modify the code to cycle through image files every hour. The only thing is the image probably won't rotate when in landscape or portrait on the iPad.
  7. maw4bc, Apr 27, 2011
    Last edited: Apr 27, 2011

    maw4bc thread starter macrumors regular

    Apr 11, 2009

    So I went with this method and the one thing I have not been able to figure out (maybe a coder can help). The wallpapers are not centered at all. it will show the far left of the picture, even stack that picture on itself towards the bottom. Maybe I need to change the dimensions of each picture? Thoughts?

    here is the code that displays the wallpaper:
    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-16"?><html><head>
    <script src="configuration.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript">
    	document.write('<style type="text/css">body{background: black url('+LOCK_WALLPATH+(((new Date()).getTime()%LOCK_WPNUM)+1)+'.'+LOCK_IMGTYPE+');}</style>');

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