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Section 13. Use an Image As Your Desktop Wallpaper

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FindYourScreenResolution

Findingtherightpictureforyourbackgroundwallpaperisn't

aseasyasyoumightthink.Oneofthekeyfactorsyoushould



lookforwhensearchingforimagestouseforwallpaperis

thattheimagebethesamegeneraldimensionsandsizeas

yourcomputerscreen.Iftheimageismuchsmallerthan

yourscreen'sdimensions,theimagelooksextremely

distorted.

Computermonitorsarewiderthantheyaretallandhavea

ratioof4:3(widthcomparedtoheight).Commonscreen

resolutionsare800x600pixels,1024x768pixels,andsoon.

Ifyoudon'tknowtheresolutionforyourscreen,right-clicka

blankareaofthedesktop,choosePropertiesfromthe

contextmenuthatappears,andthenclicktheSettingstab.

LookfortheScreenresolutionsection;ittellsyouyour

currentresolution.

FindtheRightPicture

Afteryouknowyourscreenresolution,youneedtofinda

pictureofthatapproximatesize.UsetheAdvancedImage

Search,asoutlinedin PerformanAdvancedImage

Search.Ifyouhaveascreenresolutionof800x600ormore,

specifythelargeoptionintheSizedrop-downlist.Unless

youwantalinedrawingorasimplegraphic,youcanlimit

yoursearchtophotographsandmorecomplexgraphicsby

selecting.jpgfromtheFiletypesdrop-downlist.Press

EnterorclickGoogleSearchtoperformthesearchusing

yoursearchtermsandoptions.

Afteryoudoasearch,lookatthefilesizesoftheimageson

theresultspage.Trytofindonethatbestmatchesyour

screenresolution.Don'tworryifit'snotexact,butdotryto

findoneascloseaspossibletoyourscreen'ssizeand

dimensions.

GototheFull-SizeImage

Whenyoufindtherightimage,viewitatfullsize,asoutlined



in



BrowseThroughImageSearchResults.



SettheImageAsYourBackground

Whenyouareviewingtheimageatfullsize,right-clickitand

selectSetasBackgroundfromthecontextmenu.This

commandmakestheimageappearasyourWindows

wallpaper.(Theimageisstoredinthe

Windows\Web\Wallpaperfolder.)

LookatYourDesktop

Minimizeorclosethewebbrowserwindowtogotothe

Windowsdesktop.Theimageappearsasyourwallpaper.



Tip

Theseinstructionsshowyouhowtosetanimageas

yourwallpaperwhenyouuseInternetExplorer.The

nameofthecommandyouchoosemightvaryif

you'reusingadifferentbrowser.Forexample,in

Firefox,youright-clicktheimageandchooseSetAs

Wallpaperfromthecontextmenu.



Chapter4.SearchingDiscussionBoards

withGoogleGroups

InThisChapter:

BrowseThroughGoogleGroups

SearchThroughGoogleGroups

AboutTrackingYourFavoriteTopics

ParticipateinGoogleGroupDiscussions

SubscribetoGoogleGroups

CreateGoogleGroupsAlerts

CreateYourOwnGoogleGroup

TheInternetisallaboutcommunication.Soitshouldbeno

surprisethatoneofitsearliestuseswaspublicdiscussion

boards,whichallowpeopletohaveconversationsaboutany

topicyoucanimagineandmanytopicsyouprobablycan't

imagine.

ThemotherofalldiscussionboardsiscalledUsenet,whichisa

vastcollectionofthousandsofdiscussionsorganizedbytopic.

Eachofthesediscussionsiscalledanewsgroup.These

newsgroupscontinuetobepopulartoday.Buttheyhaveone

drawbackthey'renotparticularlyeasytouse.Infact,theycan

bedownrightintimidating.Youneedaspecialpieceofsoftware

toreadandrespondtothem,calledanewsgroupreader.And

evenwiththatsoftware,newsgroupsarenotthateasytouse.



KeyTerm

NewsgroupAnInternet-baseddiscussionboard.

Thousandsofnewsgroupsareavailable,andyoucan

readthemusingGoogleGroups.



EnterGoogleGroups.GoogleGroupsgiveyouaneasywayto

readanynewsgroupstraightfromtheWeboreventhrough

email.Andinadditiontonewsgroups,Googlehasadded

discussiongroupsofitsown.Anyonecansetupherown

GoogleGroupforprivateorpublicdiscussionsofanytopicshe

wants.

Soifyouwanttoparticipateinthediscussionsonanytopic

you'veeverbeeninterestedin,readthischapterandget

preparedtoyak.



Note

Googlecallsmanyofitsservicesbeta,which

typicallymeansthataserviceisinatestphase.But

Googleusesthattermveryliberally,andlabels

servicesasbeinginbetaevenafterthey'vebeen

aroundforayearormore.



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