1. AgentBetlog's Avatar
    Hi everyone,

    How often does the phone update the live wallpaper? I've had the camel wallpaper for quite a while now even though the Bing homepage has a new wallpaper. Thanks for any info.
    11-19-2012 11:25 AM
  2. isi mcf's Avatar
    It should change daily.
    11-19-2012 11:26 AM
  3. ZombieBacchus's Avatar
    My wallpaper doesnt change each day either. I have to go in to the settings and switch it from Bing to something else and then back again for it to update. Not sure what is going on.
    11-19-2012 11:40 AM
  4. adebo's Avatar
    Mine updates daily. The dual camels appeared this morning. Yesterday was the subway tunnel thing in Oslo.
    11-19-2012 12:04 PM
  5. Pete C's Avatar
    Mine updates daily. The dual camels appeared this morning. Yesterday was the subway tunnel thing in Oslo.
    The camels are Sunday's image. Mine updated properly to the subway on Saturday and the camels on Sunday, but today...no dice, still camels. It is supposed to be the current day's image. It has only updated it properly for me once. Usually it is a day behind. I don't know what the issue is with this, but it's almost like the flaky live tiles which for many apps are not totally reliable either. I was hoping WP8 would be more consistent than WP7.
    11-19-2012 12:19 PM
  6. fwaits's Avatar
    Mine changed to today's image (Thunderstorm over the ocean) sometime overnight and has been updating daily for me just fine. Not sure why it wouldn't work for some people. Do you have a huge number of background tasks?
    11-19-2012 12:36 PM
  7. giantenemybird's Avatar
    Double camel power
    11-19-2012 12:38 PM
  8. doctordowling's Avatar
    Mine update about midnight to the thunderstorm over the ocean. Camels were yesterday. I was having issues before with it not updating and all it took to fix it was to select a normal photo as the lockscreen and then switch it back to 'Bing'. Did that once and haven't had any problems since.
    11-19-2012 12:39 PM
  9. AgentBetlog's Avatar
    Ok. So not just me. Brandon, I'll try your suggestion. Thank you.
    11-19-2012 12:45 PM
  10. humdinger's Avatar
    Never got the camels but I got the thunderstorm today.
    11-19-2012 12:47 PM
  11. sheldon h's Avatar
    Mine has been changing everyday, but it seems to be one wallpaper behind what the actual picture of the day. Today I have Camels.
    11-19-2012 01:24 PM
  12. shaunydub's Avatar
    Is the update time zone related?
    I'm in UK and my has been updating but I still have camels!!
    11-19-2012 01:56 PM
  13. VagrantWade's Avatar
    It appears to always be a day behind. So if you keep manually updating it, it will never change on it's own. If you manually got the camels yesterday, and let the camels stay today, it should update to todays bing wallpaper, tomorrow.
    11-19-2012 03:31 PM
  14. Chris Rosko's Avatar
    Slightly off topic:

    I loved the camel image lol. Made me laugh from the start of my day which is a tough thing to do.

    Mine has been a day behind as well, but it doesn't bother me.
    11-19-2012 03:53 PM
  15. AgentBetlog's Avatar
    Looks like mine is updating now. Brandon's tip might have been the remedy. Thanks man.
    11-20-2012 07:45 AM

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