diff --git a/apps/gui/skin_engine/skin_backdrops.c b/apps/gui/skin_engine/skin_backdrops.c
index 44270a9..9ceee0c 100644
--- a/apps/gui/skin_engine/skin_backdrops.c
+++ b/apps/gui/skin_engine/skin_backdrops.c
@@ -53,7 +53,6 @@ char* skin_backdrop_load(char* backdrop, char *bmpdir, enum screen_type screen)
int i;
struct skin_backdrop *bdrop = NULL;
char dir[MAX_PATH];
- const char *backdrop_dir = get_user_file_path(bmpdir, 0, dir, sizeof(dir));
char filename[MAX_PATH];
size_t buf_size;
bool loaded = false;
@@ -80,12 +79,14 @@ char* skin_backdrop_load(char* backdrop, char *bmpdir, enum screen_type screen)
return NULL; /* backdrop setting not set */
}
snprintf(filename, sizeof(filename), "%s/%s.bmp",
- backdrop_dir, global_settings.backdrop_file);
+ get_user_file_path(BACKDROP_DIR, 0, dir, sizeof(dir)),
+ global_settings.backdrop_file);
}
}
else
{
- get_image_filename(backdrop, backdrop_dir, filename, sizeof(filename));
+ const char *bd_dir = get_user_file_path(bmpdir, 0, dir, sizeof(dir));
+ get_image_filename(backdrop, bd_dir, filename, sizeof(filename));
}

for(i=0;i<SKINNABLE_SCREENS_COUNT*NB_SCREENS;i++)