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Windows 7: search bar gone big in explorer & firefox

06 May 2010   #1
TheBudda

windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
search bar gone big in explorer & firefox

Hi all, I need some help here I was using firefox everything was fine! i clicked on the personas button to see what personas was all about! I then closed all browsers made a coffee came back opened explorer 8 to find that my search bar on my home page (Google) as gone as nasty big size! I opend firefox and that was the same. I have reset my theme back to areo basic & still its all big and nasty!
I want my old home page back in both browsers can some one help pls

Compaq CQ61-402SA running windows 7 home prem
the laptop is only 10 days old no problems with the laptop all working fine!
This as only happened since I messed around with personas button & themes

can some one pls help its driving me mad!


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06 May 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheBudda View Post
Hi all, I need some help here I was using firefox everything was fine! i clicked on the personas button to see what personas was all about! I then closed all browsers made a coffee came back opened explorer 8 to find that my search bar on my home page (Google) as gone as nasty big size! I opend firefox and that was the same. I have reset my theme back to areo basic & still its all big and nasty!
I want my old home page back in both browsers can some one help pls

Compaq CQ61-402SA running windows 7 home prem
the laptop is only 10 days old no problems with the laptop all working fine!
This as only happened since I messed around with personas button & themes

can some one pls help its driving me mad!
You have a backup to restore from?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 May 2010   #3
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Try messing with Ctrl+scroll wheel (or Ctrl+[+] / Ctrl+[-], if you don't have a scroll wheel mouse). That will zoom in & out everything on the page.

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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