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I just rebooted and all of a sudden the desktop is bigger than my screen. When I move the mouse cursor to the left or right edge it scrolls horizontally for about 1/4 of the screen size.

Any idea what that might be and how I can reverse it? It happens in Win XP 32 Bit.

Edit: Just realized, that the picture is also expanded vertically beyond the screen size. So I'd guess the whole desktop is about 1/5-1/4 bigger than the screen.
Edited by 12Honk34 - 3/31/11 at 9:19am
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Click the auto adjust on your monitor or right click and adjust the resolution.
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Check the resolution and DPI settings on the display adapter. Also set the monitor back to factory settings.
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Thanks guys. I rebooted and the picture size is back to normal. Strange, I suppose. smile.gif
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