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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Ledsteplin View Post
    Here you go, enjoy! Lol
    Here They Are! Live Wallpapers!
    Here They Are! Live Wallpapers! - iPhone, iPad, iPod Forums at iMore.com

    I downloaded the first one to Dropbox, then saved it from Dropbox to my camera roll. But when you go in to Settings > Wallpapers it's not there to load for the home screen.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sherry_B View Post
    I downloaded the first one to Dropbox, then saved it from Dropbox to my camera roll. But when you go in to Settings > Wallpapers it's not there to load for the home screen.
    I guess Apple only intended those for live wallpapers, not live photos. I don't see an option to upload it to Dropbox. I did, however, choose the "add to home screen" in Safari, and it created a bookmarklet on my home screen.


    How did you get it to Dropbox?
    Last edited by Ledsteplin; 03-08-2016 at 01:09 AM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ledsteplin View Post
    How did you get it to Dropbox?
    In TapaTalk I tapped on the mp4 file and it offered to open in Safari. Once the mp4 opened in Safari I tapped the save button and chose Save to Dropbox.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Ledsteplin View Post
    Can you show a screenshot of Wallpapers in Settings?
    You don't have this?
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    Im having the same problem. I dont have the "live" under my apple wallpaper settings
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    Quote Originally Posted by Allisha Cobb View Post
    Yes I'm having the same problem. Under the apple wallpaper settings I don't see live. I only see still and Dynanmic
    Quote Originally Posted by Allisha Cobb View Post
    I'm having the same problem. From the pic I could verify that my iphone dont have Live under Apple wallpaper
    I discovered that the live wallpapers (forced touch ones like the fish) only work on the lock screen. They've never worked on the home screen. It also depends on which iPhone you have... not all of them support it.

    I've also had to get use to the different terms between android and iphone. What Apple calls Dynamic, Android calls Live. A bit confusing if you're coming from Android like me lol.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Oviraptor View Post
    Whenever I go to set a live wallpaper for my lock screen it doesn't let me choose live on the options. It only has still. I really want to use them, any help?

    Sent from my 64gb Space Grey iPhone 6S.
    3D Touch has to be active. Turn on 3D Touch and it will fix it
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Oviraptor View Post
    Whenever I go to set a live wallpaper for my lock screen it doesn't let me choose live on the options. It only has still. I really want to use them, any help?

    Sent from my 64gb Space Grey iPhone 6S.
    Do you have power saving mode on? I had the same problem until I turned batter saver off and then it worked.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Hello Guys!

    I was facing same issue with version 9.2,
    but
    after doing reset all setting option, it is working now, and even I can put my clicked Live Photos on Lock screen and home screen also.

    I hope this will help.
    Cheerz!
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Oviraptor View Post
    Whenever I go to set a live wallpaper for my lock screen it doesn't let me choose live on the options. It only has still. I really want to use them, any help?

    Sent from my 64gb Space Grey iPhone 6S.
    try offing ur Low battery mode.. it didn't work for me at first but it worked after I turned that off!!
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Turn off low power mode, I had the same problem and it worked.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by oviraptor View Post
    no it won't let me select live on the preview. Everything else works, just not the lock screen. It has highlighted still and won't let me select anything else.http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/09...8b8eec1f44.jpg


    sent from my 64gb space grey iphone 6s.
    turn off low power mode!!!
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by pttptppt View Post
    It was but even when I disable it, it still doesn't work .

    And btw, it was working yesterday and I had low power mode enabled yesterday so that's not a problem.

    The live wallpapers work when I preview them, but not when I set them
    I had the same problem, but I saw that live wallpapers can't be set when in low power mode. So check that.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by pttptppt View Post
    I guess no one found a fix yet...
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    18mknig; if yours isn't working and you've made sure you have all settings correct and are not in low power mode, then there is something wrong with your phone. Make an appointment with your local Apple store with their Genius Bar.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by pttptppt View Post
    I guess no one found a fix yet...
    Hey! Super late reply but I just figured out that only still background works on low power mode, make sure to turn it off for a live photo
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by pttptppt View Post
    I guess no one found a fix yet...
    turn off low power mode, live photo won't work with it on
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by pttptppt View Post
    I guess no one found a fix yet...
    I have for me at least. Just zoom out like u would a picture and it changes to live.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    i tried resting all settings and it worked for me I had the same prob
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Oviraptor View Post
    Whenever I go to set a live wallpaper for my lock screen it doesn't let me choose live on the options. It only has still. I really want to use them, any help?

    Sent from my 64gb Space Grey iPhone 6S.
    What you have to do it go into Settings>General>Accessibility>Reduce Motion click the button to off and see if you can swicth the buttons from Still to Perspective to Live. Once you put the image you want, just go back into settings amd tunr Reduce Motion back on if you like the sudden closing of pages instead of clicking back mutlpiple times to get back to one thing.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Go to settings and turn off the low power mode! It should work because I just did it to my 6s rose gold
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    More than likely your "Low Power Mode" is ON. With this setting ON, iPhone 6s WILL NOT allow Dynamic wallpapers to animate... such as the beta fish wallpaper.

    How you can tell you Low Power Mode is ON, and preventing you from selecting "Live Photo" after choosing which wallpaper you'd like:

    Settings > Wallpaper

    *under the screenshots of your existing lock and home screen* you will see:

    "Dynamic wallpaper and perspective zoom are disabled when Low Power Mode is on."

    THIS^ LETS YOU KNOW WHY YOU'RE UNABLE TO SELECT THE LIVE PHOTO OPTION when trying to set your lock screen wallpaper.

    Also, it is a good thing to note that Live Photo wallpapers can ONLY be set to the LOCK screen, and NOT the home screen.

    So, as long as you disable your "Low Power Mode" setting in Settings, you should be able to select "Live Photo" as your lock screen wallpaper!
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Everyone saying turn low power mode off obviously doesn't understand that if we're still asking how to do it, obviously it didn't work. I'm getting annoyed with everyone giving the same answers. I've tried every suggestion and is not working. I need actual help not someone copying the previous replies.
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    Default Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by blnolan00 View Post
    Everyone saying turn low power mode off obviously doesn't understand that if we're still asking how to do it, obviously it didn't work. I'm getting annoyed with everyone giving the same answers. I've tried every suggestion and is not working. I need actual help not someone copying the previous replies.
    Demanding help and putting down those who have already responded is probably not the most effective way to solicit responses to your question. Reset all settings in Settings > General > Reset. If that doesn't work then a full restore may be in order. If that doesn't work contact Apple Support.
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    Default Re: Live Wallpapers not working.

    Quote Originally Posted by Oviraptor View Post
    Whenever I go to set a live wallpaper for my lock screen it doesn't let me choose live on the options. It only has still. I really want to use them, any help?

    Sent from my 64gb Space Grey iPhone 6S.
    You have to turn off low power mode
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