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Windows 7: control panel-->sound dialogue box too small, can't view all content

18 Jun 2012   #1
hairgreen

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
control panel-->sound dialogue box too small, can't view all content

I tried to change the logon sound but noticed I can't access the bottom half of the dialogue box.

I tried to play around with font size but it's at 100% meaning it's the minimal size

Please help.




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18 Jun 2012   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Welcome aboard, hairgreen

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker


Try it, and then see if you are able to get teh scroll bar in the sound dialog. Let us know.
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18 Jun 2012   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello hairgreen, and welcome to Seven Forums.

It looks like you may have changed your default font from looking at your left screenshot above. If so, that may be why it's not fitting if you used a font that is larger than the default one. If it was changed then you might see if restoring the default font using step 3 in OPTION THREE in the tutorial below may sort this for you.

Fonts - Change

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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