iOS 7 Wallpaper - Can't use pictures taken with camera?

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by xyphr3, Sep 20, 2013.

  1. macrumors member

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    I have a iPhone 5. I am trying to set up my wallpaper to a picture I took with the camera, but it is always too zoomed in. I can't get it to become smaller so that the whole picture if in the wallpaper. Am I missing something here?
     
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    bbfc

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    Works fine for me.

    Go to Settings > General > Accessibility > Reduce Motion ON.
     
  3. macrumors G3

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    For the parallax effect to work it has to scale up the photo to a minimum. Reduce motion will turn off the effect and allow your wallpapers to work like normal.
     
  4. thread starter macrumors member

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    Thanks for the information, but still not working. When I look at the picture in my photo album, it is reduced to fit the whole screen, but when I choose the photo to be my wallpaper, it zooms it in and I can zoom in further, but I can't zoom out far enough to get the whole picture on the screen. I did turn on Reduce motion but it didn't seem to help.

    So is maybe the photo is too small and it is trying to enlarge it or what?
     
  5. macrumors G3

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  6. thread starter macrumors member

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    that might be it
     

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