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(Solved) - How To Create An Image On Paint That Is The Right Resolution For A Wallpaper?

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  • Started 1 year ago by djhull3917
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djhull3917
Posts: 112

Hi Guys;

i am trying (and failing) to create my own desktop wallpaper. I am creating an image with a black background and the words

Geek.

in the exact middle.

when i save it the words

geek.

come out all blurry, how do i fix this problem???

Thanks Guys !

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oldgeezer
Posts: 211

You need to start with the image size set to the same size that you want your wallpaper, so in Paint you create a new file then click on the 'resize' button and put in the dimensions (resolution) of your desktop in pixels - you may need to take the tick out of the 'keep aspect ratio' box. Create your masterpiece then save as a jpg file.

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whs
Posts: 17584

If it is fuzzy, then there are not enough pixels. You have to start with a higher resolution image.

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djhull3917
Posts: 112

@oldgeezer
@whs

Thanks a lot guys ! I now have an awesome background !

:)

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whs
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Good, glad you got it done.

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