image SHRINKS problem!!!!!

BramHoddssdBramHoddssd Member Posts: 414
I have images for my GameSalad game which has resolution independence. When I drag them in they become around 8 times to small! Yes they are PNG, and have 72 dpi. I tried getting other png image from the internet, and when i dragged it in it became 4 times as small! When got a jpeg image from the internet, it became the proper 2 times as small. I just tried getting another PNG image from the internet and it became 2.6 times as small. WHAT IS GOING ON?????? I just want my backgrounds with resolution independence to be 2 times as small!!!!!


  • BramHoddssdBramHoddssd Member Posts: 414
    for jpeg i meant jpg i think...
  • BramHoddssdBramHoddssd Member Posts: 414
    just tried another jpg image it became around 8 times as small...
  • tenrdrmertenrdrmer Member, Sous Chef, Senior Sous-Chef Posts: 9,934
    You prob have a bunch of transparent areas in your art. You need to crop a's much if that stuff out a's possible.
  • BramHoddssdBramHoddssd Member Posts: 414
    there are no transparent parts. I got an artist to do them and there's nothing wrong with them. But when I drag in the character he made a while ago, it becomes exactly double.
  • BramHoddssdBramHoddssd Member Posts: 414
    i just tried putting art i'm using in my game into a new project and it's all fine. But one again when I try dragging the backgrounds in they're about 8 times to small.
  • Rob2Rob2 Member Posts: 2,402
    have you checked your files with OS X preview? Just do a little screen grab (cmd+shift+4) and if that displays wrong in GS then something weird is up.
  • BramHoddssdBramHoddssd Member Posts: 414
    nm guys i found the problem thanks for your help. Sorry for freaking out.. :P
  • littlemanappslittlemanapps Member Posts: 13
  • ArtieChokeArtieChoke Member Posts: 30
    I have this problem, but when I stretch it to fit the screen it looks all blurry etc but when it goes to the iPhone the images look normal
  • akiraraptorakiraraptor Member Posts: 3
    Check your images dpi, try it at 72 dpi. That's what fixed this same issue for me.
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