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Windows 7: Resizing wallpaper images


27 Mar 2010   #1
jarp53

 
 
Resizing wallpaper images

all my wallpapers are too big, i've try to resize them with picture managment, and while it shows that the size change, they still display in the original size they came with, what can i do


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29 Mar 2010   #2
jarp53

 
 

i download them fron national geographic and they come 1600 x 1200 so their to big i would like the hight to be 1050 or less
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29 Mar 2010   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Oh, I thought you were asking about for using with this tutorial. Posts will be moved shortly.

You should be able to use Paint (mspaint.exe) to resize them, then save them.

-paint.jpg


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30 Mar 2010   #4
jarp53

 
 

and i also just crop them and works too, but picture managment don't work wright any ways, but thanks for your help
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30 Mar 2010   #5
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

When you say picture management, what program are you referring to?

Were you not able to do all of this in Paint?
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31 Mar 2010   #6
jarp53

 
 

office picture management.
yes i can do it in picture, i now no my problem, that it has the ratios set automatically, so i use 1200x900 and it works just wright with out loosing the top of the pictures like it was doing before, so thank you very much
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31 Mar 2010   #7
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome Jarp.

Ah perfect. I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted.
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