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Windows 7: Windows 10 changed my display??

12 Jun 2016   #1
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 
Windows 10 changed my display??

I came home from work and discovered that my computer had been updated to Windows 10. Pretty underhanded move on Microsoft's part, but I thought I'd give it a whirl. Everything seems fine except now when I open Photoshop everything is so tiny I can't really work in the program anymore. Attached is a screenshot of what I mean.

I have checked the display settings and they are all correct for my monitors, but as you can see it's still to dang small. Also, whenever I hover over the menu items and try to choose one of them from the pop out list it flicks to the next menu item and I can't choose what I wanted. It's very annoying and I can't figure out what's wrong.

I joined just to ask about this, because if I can't find a solution I'm going back to Windows 7.

Thanks in advance for any help.




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12 Jun 2016   #2
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi Flash,
shoot over to our sister W10 site for a definative answer.
(link at top)

Roy
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12 Jun 2016   #3
flashdrive

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Thanks for the reply. I posted this there, too.
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12 Jun 2016   #4
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
Looks like you missed an automatic scheduling
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3095675

I imagine you can blame yourself for not changing your update setting to Exclude recommended updates so it's not really that underhanded.

Either way the best thing about win-10 upgrades is it really needs a clean install of 10 probably to workout the first found bugs,
Then the really fun part is the bugs to come
Windows 10 - Clean Install - Windows 10 Forums
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12 Jun 2016   #5
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Just revert back to 7.

Windows 10 - Go Back to Previous Windows - Windows 10 Forums

Then......

Change your windows update settings as Mike suggested.

Remove the Windows 10 updates or install the GWX Control Panel.

Ultimate Outsider - Software Downloads

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pcmDTDRGgA

Never worry about it again.


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