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27 views

Change default Windows Explorer file browser size and position

Many programs use the Windows Explorer file browser when opening/saving/etc a file as shown below. Is there any way to change the default size and position of the file browser's window whenever a ...
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1answer
29 views

Increase dynamic VDI disk size

I'm running Linux (OpenSuse) host (Oracle VirtualBox) with Win 7 guest. I configured the VM with a VDI format disk that grows dynamically as required. Windows currently has 3.5 Gb free but I need to ...
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1answer
79 views

Windows 7 Aero snap window resizing: love and hate, partially disable?

I love the "ease of access" window resizing in Windows 7 that are related to moving the window (move window to left for left half size, to right for right half, up for maximize, shake to get rid of ...
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1answer
90 views

How do I resize the view area on my computer monitor Windows 7

Currently the display of my screen appears to be wider than the actual view area of my screen. What I want is to get the displayed content, on my desktop to fit available area. How do I achieve this ...
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2answers
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Resize Win 7 Partitions, Increase C & Decrease D

I have one 120GB SSD split 40GB/80GB between C & D. I'm trying to increase the size of C to 55GB and decrease D to 65GB. I can only resize D to a lower size, but the unallocated space can only be ...
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1answer
29 views

When resizing columns, why does it sometimes quickly “zip” smaller?

When resizing columns smaller (not program-dependent), typically resizing from right->left, the column will sometimes quickly "zip" smaller, collapsing the column in on itself as if a black hole has ...
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1answer
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windows 7: mouse can't move or resize windows

When I mouse-drag a window's titlebar, the window doesn't move. When I alt-space, m, arrow keys, the window does move (and then mouse-drag works, until I click and release the mouse button.) Same ...
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2answers
92 views

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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5answers
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PNG Batch resizing and saving while preserving transparency

I've got about 700+ png images. I need to resize and save them. However I also need their transparency to be intact. I tried Irfanview, but that didn't work. GIMP works, but I can't find a batch ...
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3answers
329 views

Resize multiple images at once [duplicate]

Let's say I have a lot of images to upload to a web server. This images are very big so I want to make them smaller by resizing them to a smaller resolution. Because I have a lot of images, so I want ...
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2answers
212 views

resize partitions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Resize primary partition I have 2 partitions on my disk. I want to expand the system partition C at the disk start and reduce the 2nd partition D to make the space to ...
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4answers
2k views

Easy way to resize a window to fit the whole screen?

I'm looking for a shortcut or an easy way to make a window fill the whole screen, but without maximizing it. Right now, I do this by moving the window in the top left corner of the screen then ...
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3answers
328 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 ...
7
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1answer
4k views

Resize partition of Windows 7 running on VirtualBox with dynamically allocated storage

I run Windows 7 inside VirtualBox. I resized the disk of Windows 7 from 25 GB to 50 GB: VBoxManage modifyhd Windows\ 7\ Pro.vdi --resize 50000 ...
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2answers
380 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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2answers
464 views

Not able to Hibernate or sleep Windows7 after resizing os partiton(c:)

Recently i increased size of my c: where windows7 was installed before re sizing the partition windows was hibernating properly. but now i am not able to hibernate neither sleep. My motherboard ...
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1answer
199 views

How to widen properties windows/dialogs in Windows 7?

I need to widen some properties windows/dialogs in Windows 7 to be able to read some very long paths. How can I do this? Thanks! PS: I have already tried ResizeEnable and AuthoHotKeys, and let's ...
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2answers
77 views

First way to increase partition size

What is the first method to increase the size of a system-partition on Windows 7 ? The disk does not have any un-partitioned space. I've tried GParted and it's damn slow :X
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4answers
2k views

Resizing the 'Save As' window in Windows 7

I do not know whether my question is appropriate for this forum. Apologies if it is not. I am running Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 on a Dell Vostro 460 PC. I am downloading journal ...
3
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1answer
476 views

Disable image attachment resize dialog for new emails in Thunderbird

I think I can manage the size and bandwidth of the images I'm sending via emails myself, but any time a large enough image is attached to a new email, e.g. via Windows Explorer right-clicking an image ...
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0answers
86 views

Window goes beyond the taskbar in Windows7 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows 7 taskbar hides other windows' status bar When I a drag window left or right, it goes beyond the taskbar as in the picture: How can I prevent this ? So when ...
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1answer
1k views

Windows 7: Dual Monitor Issue

I have a Dell laptop with a docking station and two external monitors hooked up. I'm running Windows 7 64 bit. Originally, the two monitors were the same - Dell 1908FP. I have replaced one of them ...
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4answers
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prevent Notepad++ from resizing when a new document is opened

I run notepad++ snapped to the side of my screen (using the Windows 7 Snap feature), however whenever I open a new document in Notepad++ by double clicking on the document from the desktop (as opposed ...
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2answers
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Windows 7 won't boot unless neighbor HD is turned off

I have two HDs, in one there's a OS-less NTFS partition which I sucessfully shrunk using Linux's gparted utility. On the other drive, I have Windows 7, which since the resize, will only boot on one ...
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1answer
4k views

Set the width and height of ANY window to a particular value(s) without manually resizing [duplicate]

In Windows 7, I want to be able to set the size of any application's window to an exact value(s). For example, I have Paint, Notepad, VLC Player and Explorer open. I want to set Paint's window to ...
1
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0answers
378 views

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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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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6answers
3k views

Win 7: How can I resize a window to make it much bigger than my screen?

I have a window that I'd like to make much bigger than my physical screen (explanation of why below). I hit Alt+Space, M, and then press the Up arrow to move the title bar above the physical top of my ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Impossible to defragment and resize a partition

I'm trying to shrink the main partition on my new PC with Windows 7 64-bit preloaded from 500 GB to 100 GB. Unfortunately, some files prevent any attempt to go below 290 GB. I have already ...
2
votes
3answers
3k views

Windows 7 XP Mode, Resizing triggering lock

I'm a developer using Windows 7 XP Mode to get some old 16-bit apps to run. A hugely annoying hurtle I'm encountering is this: When I resize my XP windows at all (usually by mistake), it ...
2
votes
4answers
2k views

Resize picture when emailing with Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Mail

Recently, I've set up a PC for computer novices. The PC came with Vista installed, and for managing photo's I let it use Windows Photo Gallery, for email I used Windows Mail (which both came ...
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3answers
304k views

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?