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  1. pgoelz's Avatar
    I am finding that very occasionally and randomly (near as I can tell), the Moto X zooms in on the wallpaper. It will be as I left it one session, and then the next time I unlock the phone, I find the wallpaper is zoomed in significantly. The only way to reset it is to re-select the photo as my wallpaper.

    Anyone else noticed this?

    Paul
    01-03-2014 09:56 AM
  2. still1's Avatar
    I am finding that very occasionally and randomly (near as I can tell), the Moto X zooms in on the wallpaper. It will be as I left it one session, and then the next time I unlock the phone, I find the wallpaper is zoomed in significantly. The only way to reset it is to re-select the photo as my wallpaper.

    Anyone else noticed this?

    Paul
    go to settings-->accessibility-->make sure to switch Magnification gesture Off
    01-03-2014 10:33 AM
  3. pgoelz's Avatar
    Magnification gestures are (and always have been) off.

    Note that it is the WALLPAPER, not the entire desktop that zooms. The icons and widgets are unaffected.

    Paul
    01-03-2014 10:50 AM
  4. still1's Avatar
    Magnification gestures are (and always have been) off.

    Note that it is the WALLPAPER, not the entire desktop that zooms. The icons and widgets are unaffected.

    Paul
    what launcher r u using? stock or 3rd party?
    01-03-2014 10:51 AM
  5. davidnc's Avatar
    I am finding that very occasionally and randomly (near as I can tell), the Moto X zooms in on the wallpaper. It will be as I left it one session, and then the next time I unlock the phone, I find the wallpaper is zoomed in significantly. The only way to reset it is to re-select the photo as my wallpaper.

    Anyone else noticed this?

    Paul
    I seen this posted about the wallpaper zoom in Motorola thread to .I dont think there was a fix mentioned .I will see if I can find the link to it .

    sent from Moto X
    01-03-2014 11:08 AM
  6. hodie63's Avatar
    I am having the same issue except mine does it when my phone toggles between stock night mode on clock and my lock screen. I have been working with level 2 tech support over the past week trying to figure out why my X is doing this at night while charging. So far we have removed a few apps that they said showed unusual activities. So we will try again tonight and hopefully it is fixed. I did notice that since i changed my wallpaper to a different picture it does not resize when it toggles now. So i'm wondering if that particular wallpaper file had some issues. Does yours do it on all wallpapers or have you not tried a different one? Anyway hope this helps.
    01-03-2014 11:09 AM
  7. davidnc's Avatar
    I seen this posted about the wallpaper zoom in Motorola thread to .I dont think there was a fix mentioned .I will see if I can find the link to it .

    sent from Moto X
    Found Link :
    https://forums.motorola.com/posts/5528349c31
    01-03-2014 11:16 AM
  8. pgoelz's Avatar
    I am using the stock launcher, and I am not rooted. Using Dalvik, if that matters.

    The only wallpapers I have used have been photos shot with the Moto X camera, so they are all the same identical resolution. And yes, it has done it on more than one of them.

    I'll try to keep a closer eye on it and see if I can figure out what the trigger is. So far, it doesn't seem to be anything obvious.

    Paul
    01-03-2014 11:18 AM
  9. davidnc's Avatar
    I am having the same issue except mine does it when my phone toggles between stock night mode on clock and my lock screen. I have been working with level 2 tech support over the past week trying to figure out why my X is doing this at night while charging. So far we have removed a few apps that they said showed unusual activities. So we will try again tonight and hopefully it is fixed. I did notice that since i changed my wallpaper to a different picture it does not resize when it toggles now. So i'm wondering if that particular wallpaper file had some issues. Does yours do it on all wallpapers or have you not tried a different one? Anyway hope this helps.
    I had mine zoom in on wallpaper whenever I turned phone off.Then when turned phone back on wallpaper would be zoomed in.I had that wallpaper saved in the galley and had to reset it to make it back correct.
    The wallpaper I am using now doesnt zoom in on though when I reboot or power off/on. Its just wallpaper I found on zedge .
    01-03-2014 11:19 AM
  10. pgoelz's Avatar
    Aha! One of the posts in that linked thread mentioned that rebooting triggers the zoom. I tried it and rebooting does indeed trigger the zoom. So at least I know what causes it. Now to wait for a fix......

    Paul
    01-03-2014 11:38 AM
  11. Chase Lilly's Avatar
    I think this is a KitKat thing not just Moto X. This happens on both my 2012 and 2013 Nexus 7s as well.
    01-03-2014 11:59 AM
  12. davidnc's Avatar
    Aha! One of the posts in that linked thread mentioned that rebooting triggers the zoom. I tried it and rebooting does indeed trigger the zoom. So at least I know what causes it. Now to wait for a fix......

    Paul
    LoL that was me in that link thread ,responding to ya
    01-03-2014 02:38 PM
  13. sting7k's Avatar
    I noticed mine doing the same thing a few days ago. I can't figure it out yet either. The frequency seems to be increasing. Not rooted and stock launcher.
    01-15-2014 08:47 PM
  14. sting7k's Avatar
    I had mine zoom in on wallpaper whenever I turned phone off.Then when turned phone back on wallpaper would be zoomed in.I had that wallpaper saved in the galley and had to reset it to make it back correct.
    The wallpaper I am using now doesnt zoom in on though when I reboot or power off/on. Its just wallpaper I found on zedge .
    Hmm, interesting...for me it wasn't doing it when I was using photos from the gallery that I saved from my PC. It's doing it with some I just got from Zedge last week. Maybe also could be related to rebooting as I've been juggling the X and my iPhone quite a bit.
    01-15-2014 08:49 PM
  15. ttfn92's Avatar
    Mine is doing this. I like to turn my phone off at night and does it every morning. It's really annoying. I even had a hard time getting one of my pictures to be wallpaper in the right format. I would set it the way I wanted it to look then when I'd look at my screen it would be over to the left. This was a pic I loaded from my computer. I also noticed that when I go from one page of icons to the next it scoots my wallpaper over depending on which way I swipe it. So the pain page is in the middle and if I go right so does the pic. It's weird.

    Posted via Android Central App
    01-20-2014 09:45 AM
  16. kcalmol's Avatar
    I'm having this issue as well. Zooms after reboot, but only if I use a wallpaper from my gallery. Stock wallpaper works fine. Also won't scroll non-stock wallpapers.

    Sent from my VS980 4G using AC Forums mobile app
    01-20-2014 11:06 AM
  17. gtg465x's Avatar
    The issue is that the new wallpaper cropping / setting tool in KitKat is designed for the "Google Experience launcher" on the Nexus 5. It doesn't work right with the older style launcher on every other Nexus and the Moto X. The solution is to install a third party wallpaper cropping / setting tool (QuickPic has an excellent one which even integrates seamlessly with other gallery apps), or you could install and use the "Google Experience launcher".
    01-20-2014 02:11 PM
  18. Peter Ward1's Avatar
    I just found the same issue with my wife's Moto G. I just installed this app;

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...pcxc.wallpaper

    It's a tiny app (47k) with no permissions that should just set your wallpaper and nothing else. I'll update as to how well it works in a few days.
    davidnc and xxangeldaxx like this.
    02-12-2014 03:33 AM
  19. Abigail Wolfe's Avatar
    I recently have been having the same problem with my Moto G. When I turn it off, my wallpaper is normal, and when I turn it back on, it's zoomed in significantly. I'm beginning to think it may be a problem with the operating system.
    02-25-2014 02:21 PM
  20. ttfn92's Avatar
    Mine stopped zooming when I started using Nova launcher.

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-25-2014 02:49 PM
  21. imurrx's Avatar
    This is fixed with 4.4.2.

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-25-2014 11:23 PM
  22. CWood267's Avatar
    This is fixed with 4.4.2.

    Posted via Android Central App
    I've had the same issues on my moto g and its running kit kat 4.4.2. So hopefully when I get an update to 4.4.4 it'll be fixed.
    08-24-2014 01:47 AM
  23. alphabets's Avatar
    Same issue here, stock android, Action launcher. I found that just restarting the phone works as well. Doesn't happen often, maybe once a month or so. I thought it may have had something to do with the 3rd party launcher, but i guess not. Weird bug.
    08-25-2014 08:36 AM
  24. corolla90's Avatar
    This happened to me a lot. Everything stock, but I don't recall it happening since I got 4.4.4.
    12-19-2014 10:02 AM
  25. imurrx's Avatar
    This is fixed with 4.4.2.

    Posted via Android Central App
    Here ya go.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    12-23-2014 11:37 AM
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