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Windows 7: Application windows screen size

15 Jan 2015   #1

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Application windows screen size

Have you noticed how some applications are designed so that the width can't be shrunk beyond a certain percentage of the screen i.e. a skype chat window seems to take about a quarter of the width of the screen even on a 27in monitor this is quite a chunk of real estate.

Does anyone know of hacks to get around this? If I had my way I would use skype, but it is a work requirement,



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17 Jan 2015   #2

Windows 7 - Home Edition - Build 7601x8086

Sometimes this is due to border restrictions, you could try changing to classic view if you're using aero presently.
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17 Jan 2015   #3

Windows 7 Pro 32bit

Hi there,

Try reading the forum rules.
6) No discussions of hacking someones system, network, password, etc.

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17 Jan 2015   #4

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Applications can define the range over which their window may be resized. I don't believe there is any way of overriding this.
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