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Windows 7: scrollbar enlargement

18 Jun 2010   #1

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scrollbar enlargement

Does anyone know how to enlarge the scrollbar so it is easier to use-thanks

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19 Jun 2010   #2
A Guy

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Welcome to Seven Forums imabuvu. We'll need some more details to see if it can be done. What scrollbar do you want to enlarge? Can you add a screenshot of it with your explanation as well? It may be that you would have to alter images within windows files to do so, which takes specific programs and skills. A Guy
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19 Jun 2010   #3

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I went into personalization and then color and then advanced personalization settings and i set the scrollbar from 17 to 22. A lot easier to use when its a little bigger. Thanks though
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