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Wallpaper Slideshow in Gnome

I’ve just stumbled across, that the feature for putting several pictures in a row and cycle them through as a wallpaper is not in the current version of Gnome for Ubuntu. I found a really nice tutorial at where it’s described very well and easy going.

gnome diashow Wallpaper Slideshow in Gnome

At the bottom you can adjust the time for each picture and the time for the crossfading.

To do a slideshow just:

add this to your repositories with the software manager:


and install “crebs” through synaptic afterwards or do following in the terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:crebs/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install crebs
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