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How to put video on the lock screen of Android phone | Wallpaper

Putting videos on the lock screen is possible with Video Live Wallpaper Setting. The free app for Android allows the user to use videos as an animated wallpaper for the phone. You can import footage from the gallery or make a new recording to set as the background of the lock screen. The user can define a start and end point to cut out unwanted portions of the video. The ideal resource for those who want to personalize their phone and leave it with an attractive differential. On the other hand, it is important to remember that it can decrease battery life and slow down old cell phones.

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In the following tutorial, check out how to set up and use the Video Live Wallpaper Setting app on your phone to put video on the lock screen. The procedure was performed on a Moto G7 Play with Android 9.0 (Pie), but the tips also apply to other devices with the Google system. The application does not have a version for iPhone users (iOS).

Free app lets you use video as wallpaper on Android Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudoFree app lets you use video as wallpaper on Android Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudo

Free app lets you use video as wallpaper on Android Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudo

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How to put video on the lock screen

Step 1. Install the Video Live Wallpaper Setting app on your phone. When opening it for the first time, tap "Allow" to grant the necessary permissions and agree to the terms of use of the app by pressing "Yes";

Grant the necessary permissions Photo: Reproduo / Helito BeggioraGrant the necessary permissions Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Grant the necessary permissions Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Step 2. Now, choose whether you want to import a video from your gallery in "Select Video" or make a new recording in "Video Recording", both at the top of the screen. With the video imported or recorded, use the right option to set the volume;

Import or record a new video Photo: Reproduo / Helito BeggioraImport or record a new video Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Import or record a new video Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Step 3. Below, you can define a start and end point for the video. To make it easier, pause the video and drag to the desired point and press "Start" and "End" to mark the beginning and end of the video. When finished, tap "Go to Apply";

Cropping video Photo: Reproduo / Helito BeggioraCropping video Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Cropping video Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Step 4. Finally, tap on "Set background" in the upper right corner of the screen, and select whether you want to use the video only on the home screen or on the home screen and lock screen.

Setting video as wallpaper Photo: Reproduo / Helito BeggioraSetting video as wallpaper Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Setting video as wallpaper Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora

Ready! Take advantage of the tips on how to use the app to use videos as your phone's wallpaper.

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