How to Set Wallpaper as Background in VS 2005 IDE – Education Career Blog

Is there a way we can set an Image instead of plain colors as VS 2005 IDE Background


Looks like you’re going to have to write your own add-in, since this doesn’t seem to be a very popular request.

Here’s how to do it in VS2003:

Here’s the SDK for VS2005:

There are lots of docs and other sample add-ins in the SDK.


I use the SlickEdit free gadgets to render an image for my workspace background.

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