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My launch or startbar is too big...

The launchrow is taking-up too much screen space...

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Re: my launch or startbar is too big...

Right click on the start bar (on a blank space not on the start button) if there is a check mark in front of the LOCK THE TASK BAR left click on the lock the taskbar to remove it. if no check is there the click on your desktop to make that go away. next take your mouse arrow to the top of your taskbar until the arrow becomes 2 arrows one pointing up and one pointing down left click and hold it while you drag downward until it is the size you want... right click on the taskbar again and lock it if you wish.

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