sending pics to desktop??

  Cooter 16:24 21 Nov 2003
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hi, sometimes when sending a pic to desktop background the background display shows several copies of the picture next to each other rather than just one spread across the screen. any ideas? cheers

  AubreyS 16:27 21 Nov 2003

Right click desktop > properties > Desktop > and then select stretch or centre.

  Cooter 16:33 21 Nov 2003

cheers aubrey, needed reminding!! thanx. but then sometimes even with the stretch not on some pics do cover the screen. does it depend on how they were sent to me? most were emailed. also now i solved the problem with that particular background pic, i seem to have lost alot of quality with that digital pic. thanx

  AubreyS 16:35 21 Nov 2003

It depends on the original size of the picture. If the original size of the picture is small and you set it to stretch to fill the screen, its quality will be greatly reduced.

  Cooter 16:38 21 Nov 2003

ok thanx for the info. also i have just tried another few pics and for some reason the stretch setting needs to be re-applied everytime as the setting returns to tile! weird!

  AubreyS 17:55 21 Nov 2003

I think that could be the default setting.

  Cooter 13:13 22 Nov 2003

ok, thanx for ya help aubrey

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