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In the notification area on Windows 7 (x64) the icons have doubled in size for no appartent reason. Is there a way to shrink them back down to normal size? The doesn't seem to be any options other than to hide or show individual icons.

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I think all you need to do is press ctrl and windows key at the same time and scroll your mouse wheel down to change them back to the right size.

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The desktop icons can do this as well if you accidentally zoom there. – Anthony Giorgio Oct 24 '11 at 19:39
Yep. This looks more to me to be a accidental ("for no appartent reason") scroll wheel incident. Happens sometimes... – Fergus Oct 24 '11 at 19:43
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I rebooted and it fixed the issue. I tried the other answer but it doesn't seem to do anything for me.

This must have been a bug that makes something too high in the bar so that it increases in size...

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