Download Video Background - Best Software & Apps

  • CyberLink YouCam

    7.3.0.0.1006

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Spice up webcam chats, presentations, and more

    7
    2368 votes
    • PROS: Support for HD video and augmented reality, Works with most major messenger clients, Great background scenery effects, Expandable with downloadable effects, Includes surveillance and security tools
    • CONS: Effects sometimes look very superimposed, Installation takes a while, Photo apps only mainly useful on tablets
  • VideoSpin

    2.0.0.669

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Mix videos, photos and music in a snap

    7
    932 votes
    • PROS: Nice, easy-to-use interface design, Support for popular formats, Allows you to use videos, photos, sound effects and background music
    • CONS: Not as advanced as other video editors
  • AoA Audio Extractor

    1.2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Extract background music from films in MP3, WAV or AC3 format

    7
    59 votes
    • Free Media Catcher

      1.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Download videos and songs while browsing the web

      6
      23 votes
      • PROS: Supports all popular websites, Works in the background, Built-in player
      • CONS: No converter, Unstable player
    • My Living Desktop

      5.3.1

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Use a video as your desktop background

      6
      52 votes
      • PROS: Stunning visual effect, Use your own videos, Lots of free relaxing backgrounds
      • CONS: Some may find video backgrounds distracting, Auto-installs as default screensaver
    • Jaksta Streaming Media Recorder

      6.0.1.2

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Easily record any streamed media

      6
      9 votes
      • PROS: Supports many, many media formats, Monitors websites in the background, Includes format converter, Search the Web for videos and music
      • CONS: The monitoring tool is heavy on resources
    • Background Video Player

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free video app for Android, by Edop84

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      No votes yet
      • Kitabu

        1.0.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Elegant EPUB reader

        0
        1 vote
        • PROS: Well designed, List of chapters, Choose background, Allows video and audio, Change text in columns
        • CONS: No way to mark reading position, Only reads EPUB
      • Desktop Movie

        2.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Desktop movie is a simple application to play movie files on your desktop background.

        6
        23 votes
        • ImTOO PSP Video Converter

          5.1.18.1219

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Convert a range of formats to use with your PSP

          0
          4 votes
          • PROS: Range of conversion formats, Good post-convert options, Runs in background
          • CONS: Slow, Irritating nag screen
        • Xtranormal

          License
          free
          Platform
          Web Apps

          Make your own animations for free online

          6
          299 votes
          • PROS: Makes animating fun, Easy to use and get started, Background and character templates to choose from, Share creations instantly to YouTube
          • CONS: Sharing requires purchasing points, Previewing takes a long time
        • Turn Off the Lights

          1.2.4

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          iPhone
          Mac

          The most popular Turn Off the Lights browser extension that dims everything in the background, so you can enjoy the video you’re watching without any distractions.

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          No votes yet
          • Add Music To Video - Background Music For Videos

            1.5

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            iPhone

            A Free program for iPhone‚ by Eduardo Lostal

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            No votes yet
            • Background Live Wallpaper

              1

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              Beautify your phone screen with vivid colors! Download the best Background Live Wallpaper and keep the good mood everyday!

              0
              1 vote
              • Solo - Selfie Video Camera with Stunning Effects

                1.0.2

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                iPhone

                Millions of users worldwide are sharing cool selfie videos! Distinguish your selfie from everything else! Add cool effect on your image and another effect to the background.

                0
                1 vote
                Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
                #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
                12.0.0.6699326.8Windows
                27.3.0.0.100623686.8Windows
                31.2.2596.6Windows
                42996Web Apps
                55.3.1525.6Mac