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I can't stand the new Google search box (and buttons). I feel they're extremely over-sized and I would love to revert them back to their former selves.

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How can I do this on Safari 4? I'm aware of Stylish for Firefox, but Stylish themes don't seem to work with Safari.

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I totally agree. The new google search is like for people 95 and older with eye problems. How do you fix this in FF? –  D'Arvit Sep 11 '09 at 11:08
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huh, I thought i was going crazy when it got bigger. Good to know that i am not crazy... –  Tony Sep 11 '09 at 11:13
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Or you can just get used to it. You won't even notice it a couple of days or weeks in. –  christian studer Sep 11 '09 at 11:27

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You could install this greasmonkey script to undo it.

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Is greasemonkey available for safari 4? –  David Pearce Sep 11 '09 at 10:54
    
+1 for saving me from poking my eye out with a sharp character (FF user here)... for safari I found this: simplehelp.net/2007/11/14/… check comments for safari 4 compatibility, didn't test it though since I don't use it –  T. Kaltnekar Sep 11 '09 at 11:15
    
Works well but stretches the page a little. +1 –  D'Arvit Sep 11 '09 at 11:28

You could create a user stylesheet for Safari with the lines:

input.lst { 
  font-size: 13px;
  margin-bottom: 0;
  }
input.lsb {
  font-size: 13px;
  height: 22px;
  margin: 0
  }

Might also need to add something like:  width:25em  to  input.lst  if the search box is still too wide.

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