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Laptop wallpaper problem

I have been using an automatic wallpaper changer for some time. my desktop is widescreen with 1280x800 resolution. i used the fit to screen option of the wallpaper changer for 1024x768 wallpaper.it will crop some part of the wallpaper to fit the screen without changing the aspect ratio. recently i tried setting 1280x800 wallpaper with the wallpaper changer. the wallpaper is supposed to fit the screen exactly but the wallpaper appeared to be shifted to the top of the screen and the top part of the wallpaper was out of the screen, leaving a blank at the bottom of the screen. after this every thing i tried as wallpaper was shifted the same manner. i cannot get the wallpaper to cover the whole screen without leaving a blank.

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  • didimeowz Jul 29, 2009

    i tried reinstall. every setting causes shifting of the wallpaper, except 'fit to desktop' with 1024x768 wallpaper, which i was using all this while.

    the problem was not fixed even after i uninstall the programme.

  • didimeowz Jul 29, 2009

    I could not find a solution for this problem after trying many ways. i resolved to creating a new user account and the new user account works fine.

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Reinstall again your Automatic Wallpaper change. This might be the problem is your wallpaper changer, check the setting if it is TILE, CENTER or STRETCH, only this 3 options are available on wallpaper, aside from resolution if only for viewing purposes.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

  • Francis Mark Arango
    Francis Mark Arango Jul 29, 2009

    What is your Screen Resolution you use for now. If you use 1200x800 then try to test some wallpaper with a resolution of 1200x800.

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    Francis Mark Arango Jul 29, 2009

    i see its your registry has a problem, this time you can repair it by using a Register Cleaner to remove such link that block your desktop appearance. it occurs when you still reinstall the program in at the same folder but if you transfer it to another directory 100% your wallpaper changer is working. Find some Registry Cleaner to remove unwanted command that are not necessary to use anymore.

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