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Hey guys. I just installed windows 7 ultimate on my laptop. I set the resolution to the highest resolution it got smaller but still everything is soo big. Icons , windows ect everything is big even internet browser please help
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If you right click on the start button and select properties and change the size of the icons to small. I think you can also do that on the task bar.
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click your taskbar, hit properties, go through the tabs there should be a use small icons checkbox, hit that and hit apply.
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There is no properties.
View
Sort by
Refresh
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New
Screen resolution
Gadgets
Personalize
post #5 of 10
To change the size of the icons, right click the Desktop, click View> and choose Small Icons.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by darkRyu;15344211 
There is no properties.
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Right click on the start button or task bar.
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Also, from virtually all windows (and the desktop) you can hold the CTRL key and scroll down, this will shrink icons, or webpages + text if inside a browser.

Please note, you may have to deal with a certain degree of bigness, depending on your laptop's resolution.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by RonindeBeatrice;15344282 
Also, from virtually all windows (and the desktop) you can hold the CTRL key and scroll down, this will shrink icons, or webpages + text if inside a browser.

Please note, you may have to deal with a certain degree of bigness, depending on your laptop's resolution.

This.
post #9 of 10
You could change the DPI to maybe 90 or so.
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Ok. Thanks everyone rep +
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