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How do I adjust the scale of the screen I am looking at? Some how the scale has changed to double what it normaly is. Thanks

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Right click the desktop and click on Properties. Display settings window appears. Click the settings Tab and the slider in the middle left is what controls the screen resolution settings. Moving to the left makes things bigger and to the right smaller and sharper. Play with the settings one by one till you get it the way you like it. :)


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Hello fhight2,
I've read your "Post."
I will try to assist you in solving the problem.
"First you want to 'change' the visual effects of the "Display."
  1. Right click on a "empty area" of the "Desktop Screen. paul7of9_111.jpg
  2. Once the 'window opens,' select the Personalize [shortcut].
  3. Next, click on the "Display Settings" button. paul7of9_112.jpg
  4. Adjust the, (low>high) Resolution Scale. paul7of9_113.jpg
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!Attention: "You can do this "several times, until you are 'satified' with the results!"

*Note: Always click on the 'Apply', and 'OK' buttons, after changes been made, to take effect!.

Important! "To 'change the 'size' of the "Icons on the Desktop!"
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