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Windows: Is there any way to disable UI resizing?

I'm on Windows. As I always insist on the default appearances of GUI, I want to prevent accidental resizing (e.g. window resizing, column resizing). Any way to disable resizing (like they are locked)? ...
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2answers
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Custom maximum window width and height?

environment: I'm on Windows, I have XP and 7, so both are interesting to me. Plan to install some Linux so that's relevant too. problem: I have enough screen space, and maximizing a window often ...
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3answers
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How to reset the window position of an application

Applications that store and restore their absolute window-position, might end up outside the visible screen if the monitor's screen-space changes. This happens for instance when de/attaching an ...
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1answer
595 views

How do you change an individual icon's size on the desktop for windows 7

Is it possible to change an icons size on the desktop individually? I have already tried using group methods such as CNTRL and the scroll wheel but that just changes every icons size not the ...
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1answer
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How do I resize a partition on a GPT disk without the loss of data? [duplicate]

I want to increase the size of my C: drive which houses the Windows 8 OS. The disk partition scheme is GPT. How would I proceed to borrowing space from another partition and thereby increasing the ...
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2answers
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How can I view 4 programs windows 2x2?

I'm looking for a way/tool to re-size my screens faster. Problem is: I want the 4 programs that I'm running to be shown in a nice 2x2 view so that I don't have to re-size the windows manually.
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3answers
325 views

Is it safe to expand my partition (unallocated space before the partition)?

I have 13.1 GB of unallocated space before my main partition and guess what: Windows won't allow me to expand to it. I know how most of the stuff works and it's because there are files and important ...
2
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2answers
346 views

How to prevent windows from being resized?

Adobe Audition is really stupid in that when you change the size of the window, and then change it back to the original size, all the frame positions are lost and you have to tediously reposition them ...
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1answer
4k views

Batch resize and compress PDF files

I need a way to size down and compress batches of PDF files. I'd prefer to do this on Windows, but Linux would be fine if it meant a smoother workflow. I know that there's programs such as NitroPDF ...
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2answers
268 views

Resize an image to multiple resolutions simultaneously

I am looking for software (Windows or Linux) that can do the following: Resize one image to several provided sizes. Detects the type of the pic­ture (wide, nor­mal) and does the resize based on ...
4
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1answer
3k views

Small program to quickly set window size, for consistent screenshots for help files, websites, etc.? [duplicate]

I know I've seen this somewhere but I can't remember where I found it or what the name was. I am creating a help file for an internal application and would like to take screenshots of various ...
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1answer
225 views

Partition Magic error when resizing partition

I have a problem with my E: partition. I installed a Partition Magic 8.0 to resize it, and when I started it, Partition Magic gave some errors, and changed drive letter from E: to *:. I can't see ...
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Can't resize Folder properties window

I've opened the properties window of a folder to view it's security groups, but the security group names are too long to be fully readable in the security tab. There is no way to resize the window. ...
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2answers
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What's the best way to grow an NTFS partition at the *end* of the drive?

I've got a drive layout that looks a bit like this: +------+----------------------+------------------------+ | Swap | Ubuntu (ext4) | Windows (NTFS) | ...
2
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1answer
222 views

Auto program resizer

There are a lot of programs, which cannot remember what was its last window size. I need a program, which works in the background, and I can configure it, to resize all launched programs/windows on ...
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2answers
41 views

are there any applications/extensions to aid faster resizing and movement of windows in Vista/XP?

I like a number of features of Linux window management that I don't know a way to emulate on Windows Window resizing / moving with [alt] and right/middle mouse buttons Horizontal and vertical ...
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1answer
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how to resize my drives

sorry, my english is not very well. i was shrink the volume from d drive. and i want to extend free space to e drive but "extend volume" is unavailable. it is off. i have one hard and my windows ...
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3answers
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keyboard shortcut in Windows 7 to center window

I find Win-left arrow and Win-right arrow really useful in Windows 7 to make a window take up 50% of the left or right side of the screen, respectively. However, is there any command that will make a ...
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3answers
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How to expand C drive in window 2003

My C drive is 18GB. I have other 18GB unpartined space on same HD. I know that in vista i have the option to expand the disk by going in diskmanagement . How can i do in window 2003
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1answer
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Windows reports discrepancy in partition sizes after resizing with gparted

My drive was formatted to look like the following: Partition 1 - NTFS - 100Gb for Windows XP Partition 4 - Extended Partition Partition 5 - EXT3 - Linux boot partition - 200 Mb Partition 6 - XFS - ...
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8answers
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Looking for an application that scrolls or pans netbook screens running Windows

I'm looking for a Windows 7 and XP compatible Windows desktop panning/scrolling tool. This is to solve a problem where some applications for example MSN have settings/preference Windows that are not ...
4
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2answers
2k views

Resize / enlarge program open file dialog boxes

XP Pro, SP3. Is it possible to resize PERMANENTLY program "File > Open" dialog boxes? (I know it's possible to hold down the Ctrl button whilst resizing but the new size is not "remembered")
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2answers
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Program to resize any window to specific sizes (eg.800x600, 1024x768..)?

I need a Windows utility to allow me to resize any window (not just firefox!) to specific sizes. I need to check what the application I'm writing looks like at these resolutions - how many columns ...
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3answers
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How do I reduce the desktop icon size in Windows 7?

How can I reduce the size of my desktop icons if the video resolution is already on the highest setting?