The Paris2003 Screen Saver

Foreword: The Screen Saver Paris2003 can be used and copied freely for non-commercial use only.

It is available in two versions: Paris2003 (for 800 x 600 pixel resolution) and Paris2003B (for 1024 x 768 pixel resolution).


Download Paris2003.zip (8 Mb) or Paris2003B.zip (12.7 Mb) available through one of links hereunder. Extract the only file it contains (Paris2003.scr or Paris2003B.scr) and copy it in Windows\System32 sub-folder.

From the Start menu, select the Settings | Control Panel, then load the Display applet. Under the Screen Saver tab, select Paris2003 or Paris2003B and set the number of minutes of inactivity after which the screen saver should start. Because  of the size of the file, there might be a 30-second to a one-minute delay between the moment the screen saver is selected and the moment an image can be seen in the small preview screen seen below.

Control Panel

You can also create a shortcut on Windows Desktop pointing to Paris2003.scr or Paris2003B.scr and fire it at will simply by double-clicking on its shortcut.


  • 1.00 — Version beta created with avec Axialis Screen Saver Producer
  • 1.01 — The screen saver is now created with dBASE PLUS. The TitleBar is used to indicate the name of the image.
  • 1.02 —The TitleBar is taken out: the name of the image is now shown under each photo.
  • 1.03 — We’ve added the date of construction at the right of the name of some of the buildings.
  • 1.5 — Created anew with Axialis Screen Saver Producer 3.6, the screen savers are now Win9x and WinXP compatible.  The left and right Arrow keys on the keyboard allow you to come back to the previous image or to move manually to the next picture in the slide show.
  • 1.6 — March 2007: About half the images have been redone for screens with a 1024 x 768 pixel resolution or more.

Paris2003.zip                               Paris2003B.zip
Paris2003.zip weights 8 Mb     Paris2003B.zip weights 12.7 Mb