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Windows 7: How do I increase size of desktop gadgets


06 Nov 2009   #1
peterlonz

win 7
 
 
How do I increase size of desktop gadgets

I have dwnld & installed the well recommended gadgets:
CPU Usage
Speed test
Google search
They all appear so small on my desktop that they are useless to me.
I need a magnifier to read them which os absurd.
Can I change size & if so how,

17" LCD monitor at native resolution 1280 x 1040.
Icons Med Size.
Text at 130%

THanks
Peter O


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06 Nov 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by peterlonz View Post
I have dwnld & installed the well recommended gadgets:
CPU Usage
Speed test
Google search
They all appear so small on my desktop that they are useless to me.
I need a magnifier to read them which os absurd.
Can I change size & if so how,

17" LCD monitor at native resolution 1280 x 1040.
Icons Med Size.
Text at 130%

THanks
Peter O
Hi and welcome Peter

Im not 100% sure but I dont believe so. Other than changing the res and text size. Let me investigate. Have you google the problem?

Thanks

Ken
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12 Sep 2010   #3
TATSHINTA

windows 7
 
 

Same problem here, I can't read the weather cast with such small font size like this
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02 Oct 2010   #4
joseph13

windows 7 ultimate build 7100 32bit
 
 

hello there guys!! if u want to resize a gadget.. just RIGHT CLICK.. then see the display size? its 100%... so what u have to do is CHANGE the number pecent like 130% any number u want... just try it.. i just discover it..
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02 Oct 2010   #5
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by joseph13 View Post
hello there guys!! if u want to resize a gadget.. just RIGHT CLICK.. then see the display size? its 100%... so what u have to do is CHANGE the number pecent like 130% any number u want... just try it.. i just discover it..
did you try it with different gadgets ,i dont think they all have resize % options
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