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Windows 7: background help


17 Mar 2010   #1

windows7 premium x64
 
 
background help

When i try to make a backround from one of my saved pictures its all fuzzy
but when i use a windows 7 installed one it looks great help.



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17 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Welcome!

Could it be that your images are not the proper resolution for your screen, and end up getting stretched?
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17 Mar 2010   #3

windows7 premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan_King View Post
Welcome!

Could it be that your images are not the proper resolution for your screen, and end up getting stretched?
thanks
Maybe how do i make them the right resolution?
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17 Mar 2010   #4

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Well, what resolution is your screen at? Right-click>Screen Resolution.
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17 Mar 2010   #5

windows7 premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan_King View Post
Well, what resolution is your screen at? Right-click>Screen Resolution.
1208 x 768
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17 Mar 2010   #6

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Try this background:

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17 Mar 2010   #7

windows7 premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan_King View Post
Try this background:

looks great
why isn't it the same for other pics?
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17 Mar 2010   #8

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

You are trying to use an image too small for your resolution. It is trying to stretch the image to fill your screen, resulting in the blurriness.

Look online for 1280x768 images. Do some playing around, you may find 1152x864 also look good.
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17 Mar 2010   #9

windows7 premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan_King View Post
You are trying to use an image too small for your resolution. It is trying to stretch the image to fill your screen, resulting in the blurriness.

Look online for 1280x768 images. Do some playing around, you may find 1152x864 also look good.
i put it up too 1366 x 768
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17 Mar 2010   #10

 

If you are using an image smaller than your res, and the stretch or fill option, it will end up blurring out.
Look online after HD wallpapers, those are insured to look right on pretty much any res.
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