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I can use Automater to change the wallpaper of the current "space" im in, but I can't tell it to change another space.

Any thoughts?

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Note to self: try Built in Desktop pic folder option in pref. – Mint Mar 14 '12 at 7:40
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This isn't automator, but works well for me.

In the space that you want to change the desktop, open System Preferences > Desktop & Screen Saver > Select the picture you want for that space/screen.

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mmm, yeah wont work for me. I'm after a "live" type wallpaper which auto updates everytime a new image appears in a folder. – Mint Mar 16 '12 at 5:21

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