Tweaking the screen resolution


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Tweaking the screen resolution

Okay. So you've worked along with me. You've figured out your screen resolution. You worked through the calculator. You were a little confused by what was going on, but you came up with a number, and you entered it into the Preferences dialog box there. Once again, you've got to go up to the View menu, after you get done setting the screen resolution there inside Preferences, choose Print Size command in order to update the Zoom ratio. Then you go ahead and print the image, bring it back to your monitor here, and you compare the size of the two. If you have a bright enough monitor and thin enough paper, you should be able to even put the printed snake over the screen snake and see how they align with each other.

Let's say they're not quite right. What do you do? Because the likelihood of getting it exactly right in the first try is fairly low. So if you don't get it quite right, you can go through the numbers again. You can say, oh, I must have made a mistake, I&...

Tweaking the screen resolution
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Tweaking the screen resolution provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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