Windows 10: Opening pic on screen too big.... Solved

  1.    10 Nov 2017 #1

    Opening pic on screen too big....

    Finally given up trying to find how ro reduce the size of a pic on the start up screen, the one that shows the date and time.....

    Appreciate any help thanks. :)
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  2.    10 Nov 2017 #2

    Do you mean a tile on the start screen (start menu)? Or something else...

    Maybe someone can guess.. a screenshot or a photo would be helpful.
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  3.    10 Nov 2017 #3

    It's the background pic on the page that automatically displays the date and time when first switching on in the mornings....
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  4.    10 Nov 2017 #4

    Reduce the dimensions of the original in Paint or an online program (like ) to match your display resolution and save as a Copy unless you want to replace original. Then browse to this new picture in Settings/Personalization/Lock screen drop down menu.
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  5.    10 Nov 2017 #5

    = the Lock Screen then.

    The laptop is not high res - just a 1366 x 768 display, so that shouldn't be a problem.. can you confirm you are using your own picture?
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  6.    10 Nov 2017 #6

    Yes using my own picture but I think you could be right about lock screen if I could find it.... :)
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  7.    10 Nov 2017 #7

    OK got it thanks a lot, it was the lock screen after all.... ! :)
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  8.    10 Nov 2017 #8

    Arcadian said: View Post
    OK got it thanks a lot, it was the lock screen after all.... ! :)

    The terms get confusing; lock screen, login screen. Thanks for marking topic solved too.
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