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Paper your computer.

Do you want to 'Beatle' your PC?

Select your favourite image and then follow the instructions for your computer.

Beatles 1
Beatles 2
Beatles 3
Beatles 4
Beatles 5
Beatles 6

If you have a PC with Windows 95/98 or ME installed... Mac OS Users...
1. First thing to remember, if you aren't brilliant with computers, is it's really easy to do!
2. First check what screen size you are using. If you don't know go to your desktop and right click. Select Properties, then click the "settings" tab. Your screen size will be shown in pixels under the "Desktop Area". 2. Check your screen size.
3. Next, choose a picture you like and click on the appropriate screen size beneath it. 3. Next, choose a picture you like and click on the appropriate screen size beneath it and wait for it to load. Then hold the mouse button down so that a menu appears. Netscape users select 'Save this link As...' and Internet Explorer Users select 'Download Link to Disk'. Save the file to your desktop.
4. You will get a big version of the picture appear in another browser window. 4. Move the downloaded wallpaper file ("name".jpg) into your wallpapers directory. First time users make a directory at the top level of your hard disk called 'Wallpapers' and move it there.
5. Make sure your mouse pointer is over the large version of the picture, and right click your mouse. 6. You will get a list of options appear - select "Set as Wallpaper". All done! 5. Click on the Apple menu, then select 'Control Panels > Desktop Pictures'. A window will appear. On the left-hand side hit the 'Picture' button. On the right-hand side hit the 'Select Picture' button. If you have a 'Remove Picture' button instead of a 'Select Picture' button hit this and your current desktop wallpaper will be removed, the 'Select Picture' button will now appear. A file selector box will appear, choose your wallpapers directory and then the wallpaper file ("name".jpg). Hit open followed by 'Set Desktop'.

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My Beatles' Memory
I remember them...
The Cavern
Beatles Cartoon
John Lennon's House
Paul McCartney's House
George Harrison's House
Ringo Starr's House
Paul McCartney
John Lennon
John Lennon's glasses

Beatles Postcards
Current Journey
Liverpool Stars
The Beatles
Cilla Black
Tommy Handley
Red Rum
How To Do History
Local Links
Trace your family tree
My Merseyside Memory
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