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Restore active desktop

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Let me know howi can restore my active desktop as earlier small icons was appearing and now it is big. Also i am not able to run internet, earlier it was running.

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As the icons have increased in size that means ur screen resolution has changed

Goto desktop
right click on desktop  >>  Properties  >>  settings tab 
now u will find the Screen Resolution adjust it according to ur requirement and u will find ur icon size small again  ( if u increase the screen resolution)

For internet settings Create a New Connection Wizard
or u can check from Network Connection whether ur Local Area Network is Enable or not.

Thank You 

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Posted on Oct 12, 2008

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