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Using wallpaper from a photo [Solved]
« on: June 16, 2017, 09:50:10 pm »
I have been asked to find out how to change the wallpaper from a google photo or any other photo other than Nitorgen.

From a photo it does not "fit" the screen correctly

Is there a hidden setting that works differently for wallpaper when right clicked and choose wallpaper.

Regards Zeb...
« Last Edit: June 17, 2017, 04:51:26 pm by zebedeeboss »
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Re: Using wallpaper from a photo
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2017, 02:40:14 pm »
In dconf-editor

org > gnome > desktop > background

Now change

picture-options: zoom

to one of

"none"
"wallpaper"
"centered"
"scaled"
"stretched"
"zoom"
"spanned"
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Re: Using wallpaper from a photo [Solved]
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2017, 04:51:49 pm »
Thank you very much - that sorted it
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Re: Using wallpaper from a photo [Solved]
« Reply #3 on: June 24, 2017, 01:03:56 am »
Thank you both for the help. It fixed a big issue for me

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Re: Using wallpaper from a photo [Solved]
« Reply #4 on: June 24, 2017, 09:23:12 am »
You're most welcome guys :)
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