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Win 10 Background Pictures SUDDENLY became too large

Everything was working swell until (I am pretty sure) Microsoft gifted me with "Win 10, version 1703, Successfully installed on 9/30/2017".
Now all the (jpg) Background Pictures (and only the Background Pictures) have expanded so they overflow the screen. Everything else (icons, etc.) visually unchanged.

Any suggestions?

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Clarification Request
This seems fixable.

In reply to: Win 10 Background Pictures SUDDENLY became too large

Remember Microsoft's "tude" is that something like this that could be fixed by the user resizing or changing a setting to size to fit is not considered a bug. Yes it does annoy folk but we are talking Windows here.

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dumb dumb dumb

In reply to: Win 10 Background Pictures SUDDENLY became too large

I set the Win 10 Background fit option to "Fit" and so called problem was solved

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While it's nice to see it fixed.

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I don't call folk any d or s words. It would be nice if such settings would stick over updates but some don't and this happens.

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