Fly on Desktop Screensaver

Fly on Desktop Screensaver

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
3.3
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.2
  • Total Downloads:
    31,363
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 30, 2013
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    777.26KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    42
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:
    #48 in Screensavers

Editors' Review

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We've reviewed a lot of screensavers, but this might be the first one that we've encountered that kind of grossed us out. Fly on Desktop Screensaver does exactly what the name implies, adding crawling flies to your desktop in a surprisingly realistic way. It would make an excellent practical joke on an unsuspecting friend's computer, or just use it on your own computer to periodically creep out your co-workers throughout the day.

The screensaver appeared in our Display Properties menu along with the rest of our screensavers, and all we had to do was select how many flies we wanted. The default number is five, but you can have anywhere from one to 99 flies crawling across your screen. The flies materialize in the center of the screen and then crawl outward, gradually spreading with very lifelike fly movement. The effect of the screensaver is extremely realistic, and its grossness factor increases exponentially with the number of flies. When we dialed the number all the way up we did encounter some problems; the screensaver wouldn't stop when it was supposed to and we ended up having to quit it using the Windows Task Manager. But it handled more reasonable numbers just fine, and we were generally pleased with its performance. We think this is a unique and hilarious addition to your desktop; it's guaranteed to get laughs and probably some squirms, too.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"Can't Download"

February 02, 2013  |  By Basuto9

 |  Version: Fly on Desktop Screensaver 1.2

Pros

None - ninguno - zilch.

Cons

Just keep getting "Lua errors".

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1 stars

"wouldn't download for me 1/31/2013"

January 30, 2013  |  By TexHarry

 |  Version: Fly on Desktop Screensaver 1.2

Pros

didn't get to try it

Cons

when i tried to download it i got this nessage "Oops! Internet Explorer could not find downloadnow('http"

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Drive Software
Publisher web site http://www.drive-software.com
Release Date January 29, 2013
Date Added January 30, 2013
Version 1.2
Category
Category Screensavers & Wallpaper
Subcategory Screensavers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows, Windows 2003, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows NT
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 777.26KB
File Name flyondesktop_screensaver.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 31,363
Downloads Last Week 42
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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