1. CoolRanchLuke's Avatar
    Hi all. Just got the SGS4 on AT&T, switching from iPhone 4. Of course I love Android, but I'm a n00b. One of the things I'm not able to figure out is how to set the Lock Screen wallpaper from a Nova Launcher theme.

    Going to Settings > My Device > Display > Wallpaper > Home Screen, I can see Gallery, Live Wallpapers, Nova Wallpaper, Photos, and Wallpapers as options, so I'm able to set the Home Screen Wallpaper from my Nova theme.

    However, going to Settings > My Device > Display > Wallpaper > Lock Screen gives me only Gallery, Wallpaper, and something called "Travel Wallpaper", and no option to set the wallpaper from the Nova Theme.

    Has anyone found a way to do this? Perhaps from within Nova Settings or the theme itself? Is there a way within Nova to export Theme assets, so I can save the wallpapers externally or something?
    11-05-2013 04:35 PM
  2. Carlos Garcia4's Avatar
    I seriously would like to know this as well. I can't figure out how to have a separate wallpaper for my lock screen and home screen using nova. Someone please help!
    11-05-2013 06:23 PM
  3. TwoReplies's Avatar
    You can do it if you use a custom screen locker (Like Widget Locker, which is also made by the makers of Nova Launcher )
    ... but I'm not sure how to do it with just Nova and the stock lock screen... :-/
    12-13-2013 02:24 PM
  4. cuyaddaber's Avatar
    The only way i've figured to do this - is the long way: disable nova, then set your lockscreen wallpaper.
    Once you have the lockscreen wallpaper you want, re-enable nova.
    If you find a faster work-around, i'll too be interested to learn it.
    Bill 2 likes this.
    12-27-2013 02:04 PM
  5. samsung galaxy s4 owner's Avatar
    my samsung s4 settings doesn't show separate options for home screen and lockscreen it just appears when i go to the settings was home and lock screen. how can i separate that?? help me please.
    12-31-2013 05:32 AM
  6. TxAndroidGuy's Avatar
    Open up the stock Gallery app, find the picture you want as the lock screen wallpaper, press your menu button, scroll down to and tap "Set As", choose lock screen, it will then take you to a screen where you can crop the picture if you want, then click Save and you are done.
    Dan Jacques likes this.
    12-31-2013 08:18 AM
  7. Bill 2's Avatar
    confirmed your method for changing lock screen to live wallpaper with Nova Launcher works like you described. Thanks very much.
    10-18-2014 11:39 PM
  8. Golden Silence's Avatar
    Been looking for this everywhere until recently I updated to Lollipop when the problem was solved. Go to 'Settings'. Select 'Themes'. There will be a small 'wrench' icon on the bottom right of the displayed screen. Click that, scroll down to see options for Lock screen and Display wallpaper. Simple. By the way, Iam using Nova Launcher latest version and it doesnt sem to have this facility anywhere. Nova Developers reading?
    05-23-2015 08:41 AM
  9. Bill Walters's Avatar
    This approach worked perfectly. Thanks!
    09-23-2016 12:44 PM

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