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Web page type will not fit my computer screen

by cnetuser55 / November 15, 2008 2:48 PM PST

The type is too large for my web page to fit in my computer screen. Reducing the type to 75% does not solve my problem. Could this be a driver problem? My computer uses Windows XP Home

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Every web page?
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / November 15, 2008 8:32 PM PST

If not, which web page. Perhaps we could have a look.

If it is every web page then perhaps your screen resolution is set too low. Goto Display in the Control Panel, (or right click any empty space on the desktop and select Properties), then the Advanced tab, and try increasing the screen resolution, one step at a time.

Mark

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Making my web pages fit my computer screen.
by cnetuser55 / November 16, 2008 2:28 AM PST
In reply to: Every web page?

Changing the screen resolution did the trick. Thank you very much, Mark.

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(NT) Glad I could help.
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / November 16, 2008 5:49 AM PST
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