WallGen creates desktop wallpapers with identifying information to help users who are trying to keep track of multiple computers and/or configurations. An optional sizing grid is available to aid developers in creating windows of known sizes.
WallGen is a single executable file with no requirements other than having a 32-bit Windows environment to run in. It may be deployed on a network drive with custom default settings for the machines on that network.
WallGen has been found to be a useful tool in many applications, including:
The following operating system versions are correctly identified and reported in the Captions page: Windows Vista Business, Enterprise, Home Basic, Home Premium, Ultimate; Windows Server "Longhorn" Datacenter Edition, Enterprise Edition, Small Business Server, for Small Business, for Small Business Premium, Cluster Server, Home Server, Web Server; Windows Storage Server "Longhorn" Enterprise, Express, Standard, Workgroup; Windows Server 2003 Small Business Server, "R2", Datacenter Edition, Enterprise Edition, Standard Edition, Web Edition; Windows XP Professional, Home Edition, Media Center Edition/2004/2005, Tablet PC Edition, Starter Edition; Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Datacenter Server, Professional, Server, Small Business Server; Windows NT Advanced Server, Server, Workstation; Windows Millennium Edition; Windows 98, Second Edition; Windows 95, OEM Service Release 2.5/2.1/2; Win32s on Windows 3.1. All with any Service Pack.
Future operating systems may not be properly recognized by the captions page, but may be entered manually. Periodic program updates will be available to correctly identify new operating systems.