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Windows 7: My files image size jumped from 950x599px to 1168x840px

06 Jan 2015   #1
perth1991

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit Service Pack 1
 
 
My files image size jumped from 950x599px to 1168x840px

Hello all.

I've been making pages of information in my mspaint for then storing to files at a width and height of 950 x 599 pixels. I have hundreds of these files that I've created over a period of time.

Yesterday I noticed these files are now too big to fit into the mspaint window of 950 x 599 pixels when I want to do editing of them. Their Properties now has them as width 1168 x height 840 pixels.

How do I reduce all these files to size 950 x 599 pixels again without having to use a resizing app. for each of these hundreds of files?

Thank you


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09 Jan 2015   #2
s b ii

Win 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

have these picture files been resized/stretched or do they now have blank margins taking them up to the new size?
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09 Jan 2015   #3
perth1991

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit Service Pack 1
 
 

Hello s b ii - I now suspect the fault was with me in that I had the mspaint window setting at 1168 x 840 pixels when I did my work on the pages - and sent them back to the fileswith the setting still being of those dimensions. I would 'frame' my mspaint pages with the broken lines rectangle before returning them to the files, thinking this was close to the size I actually wanted them to be : 950 x 599 pixels.

I've been using 'Snagit' to re-size the pages back to 950 x 599 px -- but unfortunately the text is rendered almost unreadable. I'll have to do the whole lot again.

Thank you for your interest.
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09 Jan 2015   #4
ShoTTaS

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

you can use photoshop on resizing those images if you want to have a good pixel still on it.
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