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Unread 03-04-2011, 01:42 AM   #1
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Unhappy Huge Icons on Screen

HELP !! My computer shut itself down and when it re-started the icons are huge !! Ican't see a thing. I can't ssee enough in the control panel to make them smaller !!

What can I do to fix this !!

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Unread 03-04-2011, 05:46 AM   #2
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OK, Hold down ctrl, and then scroll out with the mouse. If you do not have a mouse handy then just use the minus key on the keyboard.
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Just Restart your computer again and see of that helps.
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Just Restart your computer again and see of that helps.
that won't help as it saves your settings whenever you shut it down.
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that won't help as it saves your settings whenever you shut it down.
Not necessarily, I've had this happen to me a couple of times on my older laptop and just a simple restart corrected my problem.
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Not necessarily, I've had this happen to me a couple of times on my older laptop and just a simple restart corrected my problem.
Really, OK, thanks for the info
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Yea, I can't really explain why, as I was baffled by it too. Maybe the Restart didn't fix it, maybe it was just a coincidence that something else happened.
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Re: Huge Icons on Screen

A good ol' restart can fix anything! (apart from the common cold...)
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When I faced that problem then restarting my PC helped me. You can try this one also.
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how do i fix large on screen icons
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