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This page is about the [[screensaver]]s bundled with [[Windows]] over the years. [[Windows 3]] had a standalone program called [[IdleWild]], but, starting with [[Windows 95]], Microsoft started bundling screensavers directly into their OSes.
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This page is about the [[screensaver]]s bundled with [[Windows]] over the years. [[Microsoft]] released a standalone program called [[IdleWild]] to add screensavers to [[Windows 3]], but, starting with [[Windows 95]], they started bundling them directly into their OS.
  
 
==Screensavers==
 
==Screensavers==

Revision as of 09:31, 23 March 2020

This page is about the screensavers bundled with Windows over the years. Microsoft released a standalone program called IdleWild to add screensavers to Windows 3, but, starting with Windows 95, they started bundling them directly into their OS.

Screensavers

Example Name OS Description Opinion
Windows Screensaver - Blank Screen.png Blank Screen Windows 95 Simply paints the screen black. 1 - Effective, but dull.
Windows Screensaver - Mystify Your Mind.png Mystify Your Mind Windows 95 2D polygons bounce around the screen and fade colors. Based on "Dancing Lines" from IdleWild. 2 - Simple, but mildly zen.