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Windows 7: Having a problem with a grid setting

20 Jul 2012   #1
TechTehTech

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 Bit
 
 
Having a problem with a grid setting

When I was away from work someone had to hard boot my comp (/facepalm), and ever since then I had this grid on my left screen that breaks it into 3 sections and automatically re-sizes anything I am attempting to move, unless I press 'Ctrl' every time. There's got to be a better way! I scoured through a lot of the computer setting i could look at for the past month, to no avail.. I have attached a picture I took with my phone, since if I took a screen shot, it would disappear the moment I touched 'Ctrl'.

I was hoping someone could shed a beautiful light on this very annoying problem!

(Windows 7 Home Premium)




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20 Jul 2012   #2
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

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I'm not sure of the brand of your computer you have not filled out your system specs yet.
But it looks like Acer GridVista have a look at this page may explain it better Acer GridVista: snap your windows to pre-defined sections of your screen(s)
If you do not have a Acer you must have something equivalent to that in your model of computer.
Jerry
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20 Jul 2012   #3
TechTehTech

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 Bit
 
 
Worked!

Thank you so much I was able to look around and fine it with that VERY helpful like! I'm sorry I couldn't provide any information on my system, usually my husband does all the computer stuff, and I only ever pick up a few things from when he's working on them.

My biggest problem was I didn't even know what it was called, so I had issues searching for solutions!

Thanks again!

I can now return to taking over the world!
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20 Jul 2012   #4
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

You're welcome, good to hear you got it. Be sure after you take the world over that you be kind to the rest of us
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