#free screen savers
Many of the best screensavers on the Web are of the shareware and commercial variety. However, there are a number of outstanding freeware screensavers out there that are as good as, or better, than commercial programs.
It is our goal here at TheFreeSite.com to bring you a current listing of what we believe are the best free screensavers and screensaver utilities around.
This popular directory offers a big roundup of free screensavers and animated desktop wallpapers. Screensaver categories here include aqua life, animals, animated, art, Christmas, clocks, Mac, nature, sci-fi, slideshow, space, zodiac, and more.
This site offers hundreds of free screensavers that include videos and background music. Categories include animals, holidays, inspiration, nature, romance, spirituality, and more. Here, you’ll also find free desktop wallpapers and E-cards.
Acez 3D Pic Cube Screensaver
Do you want a nifty way to display photos that you’ve collected on your hard drive? This cool freeware screensaver displays your photos or images in the form of a spinning 3D picture cube. It’s nice for holiday, family or pet photos. (For Windows).
This site offers a good collection of original, freeware animated Flash screensavers. Screensavers here include “Picture Kaleidoscope,” “Wandering Spider” and “Tentacled Creature.” All the screensavers on this site are adware/spyware/virus free. (For Windows).
Heavenly Bodies Screensavers
This site offers a big roundup of free screensavers that display beautiful models, clad in bikinis and lingerie. The images are all high resolution and the screensavers offer many transition effects and customizable settings. (For Windows).
(Note: this program is no longer being updated). This versatile free screensaver is like a bulletin board for your computer, onto which you can place any one of a number of cool interactive objects, such as a clock, a calendar, memo pads, graphics, various gizmos, pranks and much more. Note: you must register to use Corkboard more than 10 days (but registering is free, too!). For Windows.
JoBlo Movie Screensavers
This nifty site rounds up all the Web’s free cinema-related screensavers in one convenient spot. Each listing is accompanied by a short description. The site also offers movie reviews, quizzes, trailers, scripts and more.
American Flag Screensaver
This freeware screen saver lets you display colorful, floating American flags on your desktop. The screensaver includes a password-protection feature. (For Windows).
Falling Autumn Leaves Screen Saver
This eye-catching freeware screen saver displays animated falling leaves on your desktop. You can also adjust the rate that the leaves fall. The screen saver also offers password protection. (For Windows).
JoBlo Movie Star Screen Savers
Here’s a classy collection of freeware screen savers that feature images of top cinema stars from past and present. Celebrities here include Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Salma Hayek, Neve Campbell, Denise Richards, John Wayne, and more screen savers are being added constantly. (For Windows).
Free Irish Screen Savers
There’s a good collection of free Irish themed screen savers at this site. Check out the Images of Ireland screen saver, featuring beautiful scenes from the Emerald Isle, as well as the Saint Patrick’s Life, which tells the life story of Saint Patrick and features images of the saint. (For Windows).
UFO Screen Saver
A clever, eye-catching screen saver that features four different types of popular UFO designs, all rendered photo-realistically, which spin or wobble their way around your screen. (For Windows).
Sky Screen Saver
Do you take your astronomy seriously? Then check this free screen saver out. The Sky Screen Saver shows the sky above any location on Earth, including stars (from the Yale Bright Star Catalogue of more than 9,000 stars to the 7th magnitude), the Moon in its correct phase and position in the sky, and the position of the Sun and all the planets in the sky. (Available for Windows).
Spring Wildflowers Screen Saver
Get into the spirit of the spring season with this freeware screen saver that displays a colorful, animated selection of wildflowers. This screen saver offers password protection. (For Windows).
Thanksgiving Shoot-out Screen Saver
This freeware Thanksgiving-themed screen saver features an interactive cartoon that lets you hunt for turkey, using your choice of weapons (shotgun, flame thrower or rifle). The program includes nifty sound effects and password protection. (For Windows).
Hearts in Love Screen Saver
Get into the spirit of Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14) with this charming freeware screen saver that displays animated 3D hearts that chase each other across your desktop screen. The screen saver offers a password protection option, as well. (For Windows).
A Bit of Irish Screen Saver
Get into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day (March 17) with this neat freeware screen saver, which displays floating 3D shamrocks and dancing leprechauns on your desktop. (For Windows).
4th of July fireworks screen saver
Get into the spirit of America’s birthday with this freeware screen saver, which shows a colorful fireworks display over a virtual city on your desktop. (For Windows).
Halloween Haunting Screen Saver
This freeware screen saver features animated, creepy 3D skulls and scary jack-o’-lanterns that float around your screen, along with various spooky noises. (For Windows).