Friday, February 5, 2010

Slipping Zoom Settings

Zoom level: 100%

Got myself quite an education yesterday when my zoom settings slipped. I saw what some of you have been privately complaining to me about. Hmmm... Well, I still like my background and will keep it *through Valentine's Day, but I admit that it's busy when you see that much of it. Personally, I can't handle the zoom level at anything less than 160%. What do you keep your zoom setting on?

Zoom level: 160%

Have a great weekend and enjoy the Super Bowl, if you're planning to watch. Are you?

*Edited to Add: Oh my! I had no idea the can of worms this would open. I hasten to add that I decided to change it rather than risk losing readers. Not over some silly background. This still isn't what I want, but I'll have to check into it further. Tried doing my own background and nearly lost my blog. Yikes! Closing comments for now and DON'T email me either. ☺

14 comments:

  1. Chelsea and I agree that the background is really cute.

    Have a great day, Vee.

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  2. I like your background. But, zoom setting? Where is that?

    No, I am not watching the Super Bowl. Please don't shoot me, but I really truly dislike football.

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  3. I think that's what mine is set on, too, Vee.

    And yes, we're having a SuperBowl party for our church singles group at our house. Don't know why, the Cowboys are not in it, so why bother? haha! I probably won't get much watching in as I'll be in the kitchen most of the time. But if I have to pick a team, then we're rootin' for the Saints!

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  4. I love your back ground and I don't think it's to much at all. It's beautiful. I usually keep my zoom setting on 150. I hope you have a great weekend ♥

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  5. Super bowl? Is that an Olympic event? Smile. I always like the food that accompanies Super Bowl games!

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  6. Guess mine is set at 160% because that is what I see, on my monitor. What you showed, over the 160%.

    Someone besides me has been "complaining"???? Quelle Horror! I thought I was the only one with enough... You know, those brass things... to complain!!! >,-) Others have said your Background is busy?!? >,-)

    Yes Sweetness, it is busy. To me. So I don't pick that kind of a Background, for my blog.

    But a lot of bloggers do like busy Backgrounds, because there are many, in Blog Land.

    But there are many not-busy Backgrounds too. So, I guess, we all get to choose what we want for our own blog.

    Every time I click on your blog now... Backgrounds take a second to load and one can seeeeeee it. And in that preliminary second, your blog shows up as all White, with that simply lovely Header. And I smile! A happy smile.

    Then the Background loads. And all the plaid and the sort of tan shows up. -sigh- :-) You brought it up! I am saying this because you brought it up! Can't blame me.<--That's my story and I'm sticking to it!!! >,-)

    Yes, we "do" Super Bowl. We have people over and they bring "pot luck" though. :-)

    .♥.♥.♥.♥.♥.♥.

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  7. Not ever going back to white background, Aunt Amelia. Sorry! ☺

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  8. Hey, I don't know what zoom I use either...grin...but I put it on large print cause these eyes aint what they used to be. The only thing I find with backgrounds is that they take so much longer to load....but yours is beautiful!

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  9. Vee,

    Are you having trouble with the writing portion of your blog? Mine keeps sliding into teeny tiny writing these last few posts. I have checked my computer settings and my web browser settings and can't clear it up. I am wondering if it is something with Blogger. It is making me crazy not to mention giving me eye strain!

    I happen to love your cheerful background and it does not bother me a bit while viewing.

    No super bowl here unless the count the one of ice cream I plan to have ;c) Not a football fan but now ice cream, that is a whole other thing!

    Have a super weekend!

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  10. i love your background! not sure who would complain
    about it.

    zoom away!

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  11. I think your background is very pretty, Vee. You have to do what you like, as it's your blog :-)

    My eyes are not what they used to be so I usually set the zoom at 150 if I'm able. I make enough errors because I can't see or type..lol..so I'm glad I'm not a perfectionist!

    Yes, I'll be watching the Superbowl and rooting for The Saints. I always root for the underdogs.

    Have a good weekend!

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  12. I love your new background! I've been changing my blog but it can be frustrating sometimes! lol And YES, I will watch the Super Bowl! I love football! ♥

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  13. I keep my zoom at 100%. If I go above that, then your blog text bleeds over onto the background. That is not a pretty look, LOL!

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  14. Well Vee as you know I love you and your blog b ut I have to be honest and say that I do not like these busy backgrounds one bit. They take longer to load but also distract from the blog I think. I personally want the interest to come from my blog and not the background.

    Of course I would never have mentioned it if it had not come up for discussion here.
    Have no idea of the Zoom you are talking about. Am I missing something.

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