How to resize picture and signature for SBI, SSC, IBPS, GATE, IIT, UPPSC and other competitive examination to apply online is a very general question by candidates. Many people don’t know how to use PhotoShop because it’s much complex to resize and reduce the image size. Also PhotoShop is not free software. As I saw If you goto the Cyber café and ask for the resize of image and signature, He will charge around 30-100 Rs. So Now here I am telling you the very simple steps to resize picture and signature for SBI, SSC, IBPS, GATE, IIT to apply online.
Online picture editor
Open your Browser and Goto the http://apps.pixlr.com/express . This is an online image editor tool with lots of Features. When you will open that online editor a screen will be open as shown below.
Now Click on the Browse Button. When you will click on Browse button this will open the location in your computer.
Choose the Picture for Resize :
Now you can navigate or goto the location in your computer where your Picture is saved. Just choose that picture by clicking on that. After that click on open button
Now this image will open in the Online Picture editor. As show in the image below
Crop your Image If Needed
May you have an image like above that is not a passport size picture. You can crop this picture using the Crop option in the adjustment menu. Let’s See how to do this \.
Click on the Adjustment menu ” In the Left Hand side- Below your uploaded picture”
When you will click on adjust menu, many features will open on your screen. But we have to crop the image first so click on the Crop option and a new window will appear on your image.
Adjust the size of image window ” This image window will be the new picture”
Now click on the apply Button. You can also select width and height from that are given in the guideline of the advertisement of your examination. You will see a cropped image like below
Now re-size your image
Now click on the Resize option to change the height and width of the image
You can also enter image without proportion. Just click on the Keep Proportions option. When you will click, the Proportions option will be switched off and you can easily enter the your desired width and height.
Now your image is re sized and you can save it into your computer by clicking on save option. The save option is in the upper left corner in your computer’s screen. When you will click on save a new window will appear as shown below
Now Enter the name that you want, As per my suggestion you can put name like – ” Your Name – Exam name” for example I am Yuvayana and I resized this picture for SBI PO exam. Then you can save it as ” Yuvayana – SBI PO Picture” . This type of naming will help you to easily recognize the picture and you can use that image easily in future.
You can vary the quality of image according to the size. In some examinations you have to upload the minimum 10 KB and Maximum 40 KB size image. So from this option you can vary the image size on disk 🙂
You can follow the same procedure for re-sizing the signature.
Hope this tutorial will be helpful for you. If you have any doubt then you can ask in comment.