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Free Wallpapers for Mac Computers

written by: Nicholas•edited by: Rebecca Scudder•updated: 1/14/2010

Looking for some cool wallpapers and backgrounds for your Mac computer? Here is a compiled list of several great artful wallpapers that will make your desktop shine.

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    Mac Computers

    This is a list of free wallpapers for Mac computers. They are all Apple themed in one way or another. Replace your default Apple background with one of these. Links provided. Know of any other good wallpapers? Leave a link and comment below.

    This is a compilation. We only provide thumbs of the wallpapers. Visit the links to go to the actual wallpaper to use.

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    Smoking Apple Black and White Wallpaper

    black smoking apple Black Apple logo on a black background. White base with reflection. Apple logo appears to be smoking.


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    Green Apple Paint Splatter Wallpaper

    ben adamson wallpaper Apple logo created with splattered paint effect on a green real look wallpaper background.

    link - Ben Adamson

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    Gold Laminated Apple Logo on Gold Background

    fabio perez wallpaper Gold gradient Apple logo background with a yellow radiant background.

    link - Fabio Perez

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    Apple Hard Wood Indented Apple Logo With Top Lighting

    rosen krieger wallpaper All wood grained background with Apple logo embossed. Light accents near top of the wallpaper.

    link - Rosen Krieger

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    Side of an Apple Store Logo Wallpaper

    atreide wallpaper Free wallpaper for Mac computers reminiscent to the side of an Apple store. Overall grid design.

    link - Atreide

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    Black Space Apple Wallpaper With White Logo and Purple Radiation

    skate addiction wallpaper Black background Apple wallpaper with white logo and purple radial gradient.

    link - Skate Addiction

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    Light Grays Painted Camo Apple Wallpaper

    joseph wallpaper Multi colored melted camo background that blends with Apple logo.

    link - Josh Joseph

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    Apple XP Hills Wallpaper

    linux apple wallpaper Apple wallpaper with logo planted in the side of a hill. The original take of this wallpaper was a stock theme that came with Windows XP. Modified for Apple.


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    Apple Golf Ball Logo

    macjag wallpaper An Apple wallpaper for golfers and golf fans. Apple logo reminiscent to a golf ball with iGolf logo and grass background.

    link - Macjag

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    Burning Wood iPhone Wallpaper

    wonder wallpaper A background for iPhone lovers. Image features an iPhone lit on fire with a light, hard wood background.

    link - Wonder

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    Metal Honey Comb Distorted Apple Wallpaper

    fi2 shift wallpaper Apple Wallpaper with a dirty metal, honey comb implanted background. White Apple logo.

    link - Fi2 Shift

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    Classic Apple Logo with Icon background

    advent wallpaper This wallpaper features the original multi-colored Apple logo. The background is made up of several different Mac icon logos.

    link - Advent

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    Galactic Apple Space Wallpaper

    jet wallpaper Another space wallpaper. Black gradient Apple logo with blue and purple radial gradients. Star space background.

    link - JetC21

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    Black Leather Holes Apple Logo Wallpaper

    betts wallpaper Apple wallpaper with a shiny logo. Background is a all black leather hole pattern.

    link - Adam Betts

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    Apple X Out Wallpaper

    xmac wallpaper Black background wallpaper with large glossy x. Cut apple logo in center.

    link - Using Mac (Flickr)

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    Apple Pirate Logo Wallpaper

    skull mac wallpaper Skull and crossbones pirate flag Apple logo. Black background with all white logo. Blue radial gradient.

    link - Using Mac (Flickr)

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    Lava Lamp Apple Projection Wallpaper

    lava mac wallpaper Photograph Apple wallpaper with a light projected Apple logo, shining on the wall through a blue lava lamp.

    link - Flickr

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    Wallpaper Usage

    All of these are great free wallpapers for Mac computers. If you are going to use any of them, why not leave the artist some feedback? Thank him/her for their work and maybe they will put out more wallpapers. Most artists really enjoy feedback, as it lets them know that people appreciate their work.