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Windows 8 zoom issue

Q: Windows 8 zoom issue

Hi guys,

I have a very annoying problem

there is a pic of word on my laptop attached

every tab or button is zoomed in and on my desktop all the icons are zoomed in and i don't know how to fix it

pls help

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A: Windows 8 zoom issue

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Hi,
I wanted to disable Multi-Touch functionality on internet explorer. Using our finger i can Zoom-In and Zoom-out on internet explorer.
I need to disable this feature. It would be great if someone helps me out to disable this feature.

Thanks,

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Hi,
When opened notepad or Internet explorer and i tried to zoom-in and zoom-out it is zooming-in but as per my requirement i need to disable this feature. I have tried the following things but didn't work:
1. HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge\Zoom\ZoomDisabled=1
2.



Press Windows
key + R. This will open Run. Alternatively, you can go to Start and search for Run.


In Run dialog box, type gpedit.msc and
hit enter.


Now navigate to: Local Computer Policy > Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Edge
UI


On the right hand pane double click on Allow
Edge Swipe.


Set the policy to Disabled.


Restart the PC

3. [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet
Explorer\ZOOM] \ ZoomDisabled =1
4. [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Zoom] "ZoomDisabled"=dword:00000001

Is there anyone has an idea how to disable this feature in windows 10?
Thanks,

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I think this is the right place to post.

Anyway all my icons on my desktop are zoomed in, when i zoom them out the space between them is huge and on all applications everything is zoomed in. My start bar has text that is really zoomed in. Even the minimise, restore down and red cross in the top right corner of my browser are zoomed in. Any ideas on how I can make this smaller. ( I have already tried changing my resolution).

Thanks

Mark
 

A:help - zoom issue

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Howdy, my brother! This computer is running XP Home SP2 on an Intel Core Duo HP Media Center - but it stopped has booting outside of Safe Mode. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/sty...fault/wacko.gifI allowed a computer novice friend who had been accessing his Yahoo!Mail acct from a public motel computer where he contracted a virus - without cautioning me - to access his mail from my PC. He says the virus on his Y!Mail is hardware independent - and modeled the behavior he found at the motel - i.e. when he attempts to write a new email or forward one, a script inserts nuisance text in that message. After he experienced that on my pc, web browser windows now run a script which hijacks the Zoom-in / Zoom out control and locks-up at either the zoom in or out (out is worse) because you only see a corner of the raster.I ran Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, AdAware, and my installed Avira AntiVir Guard - none of which detected anything but cookies. I installed some new camcorder software which rebooted the system. But after the Windows start-up screen, the screen just goes BLACK and the system is unresponsive. I booted in Safe Mode with Networking, downloaded and ran HijackThis to get log. I ran Dr.WebCureIt - which detected nothing in this mode. I have timely news video for CNN iReports Independence Day coverage which I seek to transfer from my camcorder to edit on this tower - if you would please help me get it back working again. (Remember this is the Safe Mode log).... Read more

A:Yahoo!Mail got infected from hotel lobby PC, now hijacked home PC browser Zoom-in Zoom-out

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below I will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions... Read more

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Hi,

I wanted to disable the zoom out and zoom-in option in windows 10.
Is there anyone has an idea how to disable it. Is there any registry setting which helps to disable this feature?
I have tried below but didn't work:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge\Zoom
ZoomDisabled",
and set the value to "1".
It would be great if someone helps me out.

Thanks,

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For a while now my computer has been doing this really weird thing o me. It happens most the time on the internet (browser doesnt matter) and my computer will either zoom in all the way, zoom out or constanyl zoom in and out. Most the time I can "fight" my way out of it by hitting zoom in and out on my keyboard, but not always. Does anyone know what this problem is and can help me fix it?

Thanks!

A:Zoom in/Zoom out freeze out

Are you using the ctrl button on the keyboard when this happens? If not, do you have a different keyboard you can use to see if the problems persists?

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I heard that Windows 8 includes a new feature called Semantic zoom. Is it possible to play with this feature if I install Windows 8 Ultimate and by using mouse keys.

I want to know whether this zoom feature only works with touch devices.

A:Semantic zoom in Windows 8

Hello Windowsguy, and welcome to Eight Forums.

Not sure mouse keys would work with Semantic Zoom.

The Semantic Zoom interaction is performed with the pinch and stretch gestures (moving the fingers farther apart zooms in and moving them closer together zooms out), or by holding the Ctrl key down while scrolling the mouse scroll wheel, or by holding the Ctrl key down (with the Shift key, if no numeric keypad is available) and pressing the plus (+) or minus (-) key.

If you like, the links below can help give more details and information about Semantic Zoom.

Zoom View - In Start and Apps Screen in Windows 8

and

Guidelines for Semantic Zoom

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hi,
Does anyone know how to manipulate the modern UI zoom feature in windows 8.1 ? This either by script or by regkeys?

Some more details about the problem I have :
14"laptop with Full HD monitor (1080p) -> windows decides that de default zoom behaviour should be 150%...

Now I have found how to counter it in the desktop and desktop Application (add regkey : DesktopDPIOverride) there I can set the value to -2 and it will be 100% zoom and the user can still change it.
Now the ModernUI and Lockscreen (not start screen) don't follow this zoom. To change this you need to go to pc settings - pc and device - display. and there at the bottom you can change the zoom from default to smaller. What I would like is to modify this
behaviour so that the default becomes what It should be small. (the default value it has when you have a 700p pannel of the same size)
This is quite urgent and I hope someone got an answer on this... I hate how windows forces a laptop to look like a tablet :/
Thank you !

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I'm running a Toshiba 1905-S301 laptop (2 gig speed, 1 gig mem, 300 gig hd) with Windows 7 (32 bit) I thought I'd try the Zoom 4411 wireless-n USB adapter. It works great and I have the advertised transfer speed (54) for using on a USB 1.1 port.

My problem happens when I shut down Windows when the adapter is plugged in. A few seconds after the normal shutdown sequence begins I get a blue screen showing a system minidump. It never goes into shutdown, but instead reboots and brings up Windows 7 again with the failure noted as an unexpected shutdown sequence. If I pull the adapter and then go for a shutdown the process takes longer than usual (over a minute vice 15 seconds), but it eventually completes the shutdown and doesn't reboot on its own. Nothing appears to not work after the reboot and I can reacquire a network connection with the Zoom device any time I want.

Booting and shutting down with the adapter never installed is normal. An interesting failure, but one I'd like to eliminate.

A:Zoom Wireless-n on Windows 7

We're going to need the details of the BSOD to help you further.

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Recently purchased an Acer 5733.

Why will my new higher zoom setting not remain as such, until I wish to reset.

It seems erratic from one web page to another, and often automatically returns to 100%.

Sometimes when I return to previous viewed web pages, the higher setting will have remained.

If I set at 125% I want it to stay there!!
 

A:Windows 7 zoom feature.

By "Windows 7 zoom feature" do you mean the Magnifier in the Ease of Access Center?
 

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i really like the flip 3d feature of win7, but i still find it is hard to read the contents of what is showed... to be really useful.. i'd like to be able to zoom in a bit more on the 3d flip so i can tell 1 outlook message from another a bit better (w/out straining)...

Is there any way to zoom in the camera perspective of the flip 3d? There must be a setting somewhere that governs this graphic setting.

Thx!

A:Flip 3D Windows - ZOOM

If you Google "flip3d" then settings you will see different sites to select from.
Check them out and see what works for you.

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hello all

just the other day I saw my dad squinting his eyes looking into his 14inch laptop screen.

I can't bare seeing him like that. so I'm looking for a magnifier that with hope help him with his work productivity and doesn't get in the way like most magnifier does.

I'm looking for suggestions of any of your favourite tools that lets me zoom in and see text clearly. or icons or those long articles.

I particularly like the way the Mac OSX does it. where you hold the command key and scroll your mouse. it makes things to easy and you don't have to worry about monitor space, easy to turn off and on. I hope to look for something just like that for windows.

any suggestion anyone?

thanks.
 

A:Apple zoom tools for windows.

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Hi There, I am trying to disable the pinch to zoom function in IE on Windows 10. we have tried the following Reg Key but this wasn't successful:
HKLM\Software\Microsoft Internet Explorer\Zoom <o:p></o:p>
DWORD: ZoomDisabled<o:p></o:p>
Value: 1
Does anyone else have any ideas?

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When I use internet explorer, 125% zoom is the best choise for me

When I open IE8, the zoom is 100%. I then change it to 125%. Next page I open is often 100% and sometimes 125%. This is randomly.

Ive also tried to change it in regedit, but it doesnt help.

Ive read other threads about this issue, but these threads were started a while ago. Maybe there is some new solutions.

I just installed service pack 2, and I guess the issue appeared after the installation

Someone knows how to get the zoom to stay at 125% permanently?

A:Windows explorer + zoom settings

What's the 'display' set at?

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Hi,

Last night, somehow my zoom was changed. My start menu used to have only about 4 rows and now there are six rows and the tiles are now all much smaller. Generally everything is smaller and a new registry entry has appeared in


Code:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ImmersiveShell\Grid
Called 'Layout_MaximumAvailibleHeightCells' with a hexadecimal value of 6. I know this is something to do with my problem as I have seen a few tutorials on changing the amount of rows. If I change it, it reverts back to 6 again when I log in to my account. I have tried changing the resolution, but it was the same before the sizes changed and as I have Eyefinity I can't put it down as that would make it repeat on all three screens, and the resolution is at its maximum. It is not to do with the 'Change the size of all items'. It applies the login screen as well.

TL;DR Everything is smaller, and nothing to do with resolution/accessibility, nor the AMD Catalyst Control Panel.

Specs on screens:

3 x 1920x1080p Monitors
AMD Radeon HD 6870 GPU

Thanks

A:[SOLVED] Windows 8 Size &amp; Zoom

Hi (and welcome to the forums)


Why not try a run of System Restore? It usually works fairly well for getting settings back to previous values, and it doesn't bother your personal files.
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The steps below are for computers running any version of Windows 8 except Windows 8 RT (which mostly is used on the Microsoft tablets called "Surface" ... ["Surface Pro" tablets run Windows 8 Pro]. System Restore isn't available for Windows RT.

I'll assume that your computer isn't running Windows RT, and is running Windows 8 or Windows 8 Pro.
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To restore your PC using System Restore

1. From a touchscreen, swipe in from the right edge of the screen to produce the "charms" bar, and then tap the Search magnifying glass icon. (Or, if you're using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down to produce the "charms" bar, and then click Search.) Enter Recovery in the search box, tap or click Settings, and then tap or click Recovery.

2. Tap or click Open System Restore, and follow the prompts. Pick a restore point from before the unwanted changes.
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If the changes came about without any action on your part, you might also want to scan for malware, as its presence can cause all sorts of unpredictable behavior. Check in Device Manager, too, in case you might have a device (especially your display or graphics/video card) whose driver is generic rather tha... Read more

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What camera app would you recommend?

What are the best free and nonfree camera apps?

Searched "windows 8 camera app with pinch to zoom" on google and haven't found it yet

Been lurking around the store. I did find some that let you pinch to zoom for attachable cameras to laptops like logitech's attachable camera.

I'm looking for a clampshell device with a camera on the back. If need be, I'll look at the android options but first I want to see if there are some good windows ones.

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This is probably something everyone but me knows, but when I booted my computer the other day, after the "windows" introductory sound, I heard a strange woosh , or zoom , then bubble pop sound before the desktop appeared. This has continued ever since each time the computer is booted. Is this a Windows thing? I want to know because it happened before, and shortly after it happened my computer crashed. Coincidence maybe, but like I say, I am clueless on this. Thanks!

A:Windows XP strange zoom/pop sound upon booting

welcome
what are your specs, and importantly, the info, make/model, about your power supply.
sensors view
and your bios, will report your voltages, pass them along to us.

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My Windows Explorer view panel zoom is stuck at 400% or more permanently, I tried using the mouse wheel  and it does reduce the zoom size but only while I'm on the current file. As soon as I move off it goes back to being super zoomed. 

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OK, I've checked the other threads re: Zoom Browser and have tried all the tricks and ideas, but no success. First I kept getting an error message about not being registered and now it's the wrong string or something. I've d/l'ed the newest version and it DOES NOT work. Shut down my firewall: no success. I've cleaned out my registry, clean boot, more uninstalls and re-installs and looked on line for more fixes. Even tried my other programs to see if anything else didn't work. Nope! EVERYTHING else is fine! Also, all of Canon's answers I checked into don't work. And I've also seen that I'm not the only one.

I have NO idea what the problem could be. It DID work fine until I received the latest MS updates. (I'm HIGHLY considering NEVER again receiving any more updates from Microsoft as I tend to spend more time fixing things after the updates than the updates are worth. Everything from CHKDSK going into "lets start at every boot" mode to other programs getting glitchy. (Do they even test the updates before uploading them?)

Anyway, I don't want to do a system restore because I've recently d/l'ed some important programs and - like I had to do once in the past - I don't want to explain why I have to re-register the programs. (Can't they tell it's the same computer????)

Just in case: does anyone know where I can get an earlier version of ZB or at least something comparable that actuall... Read more

A:Solved: Zoom Browser won't open in Windows 7

Went back and installed version 5.6. No problems. Still don't know why 6.7.2 did not work. Haven't found anyone who had the problem actually find a real solution. No matter! Version 5.6 works fine and is all I need. Although upgrades work most of the time with other programs, I think I'll keep this version around for a long time.
 

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Hello,
We have enabled the Guest Account on a Tablet which is running on Windows 8.1. We are using Group policy settings to restrict access for the Guest User. We need to disable the pinch and zoom
feature on the tablet.
Could you let us know how can we achieve this?
Thanks

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I installed all drivers for the touchpad. No seeing any UltraNav software. And i don't find any settings to reduce the pinch zoom sensitivity (except enable/disable it).For now the sensitivity are too high, barely to make zooming on browser back to 100% (micrometer precision required) or google maps is zooming too fast. I know i can reset the zoom via keyboard but the annoying part is when I have 2 fingers on the touchpad to prepare the scrolling and it triggers the zooming.Device: X1 Extreme (20MF000XGE)So the question is: does anyone know how to adjust the sensitivity just for the pinch zoom?

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Just wonder if there is any way I can get my Logitech Quick Cam Zoom webcam to work with Windows & home premium 32bit ? I have looked on the Logitech site and it says that there are no drivers available for this device in windows 7. I guess this is a hopeless quest, but just to be sure I thought to check here.
Using Device manager in Control Panel I found this hardware ID corresponding to the webcam :-

USB\VID_046D&PID_08B4&REV_0003&MI_00
 

A:Logitech quick cam zoom - no driver for Windows 7

Checkout this thread i found where some post they've done it.

Create a System Restore point first before you decide to try it
 

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Hi,

I am using a microsoft mouse on Win 7-64. In Windows Picture Viewer the mouse wheel won't zoom the image in and out. (yes I make sure I left clicked it.) The wheel scrolls fine in ie9beta.

What could cause this? Something I can check in the registry?

The mouse drivers are the vanilla drivers you get when installing Windows 7-64.

A:Cannot zoom in Windows Picture Viewer (Win 7-64) using Microsoft mouse

Though this doesn't directly answer your question, I use xnview and set it as default for viewing images. I do so because it's free, you can improve the photos, resize, whatever you need to do.

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Hi,
I am using a microsoft mouse on Win 7-64. In Windows Picture Viewer the mouse wheel won't zoom the image in and out. (yes I make sure I left clicked it, and yes it scrolls fine everywhere else (internet, word, etc))
What could cause this? Something I can check in the registry?
The mouse drivers are the vanilla drivers you get when installing Windows 7-64.

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I have been searching for awnsers but only found similar problems but not the same, Heres my story!


I have a windows XP Home Edition Version 2002, We stoped using it in I belive 2005 and then I decided I would set it up... This was in 2010 or 2009 and I got it running. about a month later I was messing with the zoom or resolution or something and it zoomed to the middle of the screen to the point were I was virtually unable to navigate, It took up the whole screen and didnt move so I restarted it and then decided to pack it away... Once again I took it out to find out the screen was damaged and it was StILL zoomed in in 2011 so I pulled out a old moniter (A tube Moniter) and it worked fine except it was STILL zoomed in! And I couldnt figure it out, I tried controll O and I tried Controll And scroll out and I tried to navigate to change resolution and tried to zoom out but couldnt navigate I was going to restore to factory settings but I dont have the disc and I am running out of ideas... Please help
 

A:Windows XP Home Edition Version 2002 Stuck in zoom!

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I've owned this laptop for quite a while and had been using Webcam Central to control the Integrated Webcam on my Alienware M17x R4.   I never had any issues using Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or even Windows 10 until my system updated on 8/20/2016 with a scheduled Windows 10 update.
After the windows 10 update my system restarted and the next time I went to use my webcam I noticed that I couldn't control the pan / zoom / or tilt or alter any of the settings in webcam central.  If I attempt to change anything it automatically changes back instantly.  For example of I move the slider to zoom, or attempt to change the pan, it auto goes back to where it was and will not allow me to change the settings.
I also notice that my mouse pointer flickers over the webcam central GUI, meaning, there seems to be some issue with the GUI after the windows 10 update, I assume is also whats causing the settings not to be changed.
I have tried uninstalling both the drivers and software and reinstalling to no avail, same problem is present after reinstallation of both drivers and the webcam central software.
Wondering if anyone else has run into this and whether there was some type of resolution.
I was able to get the pan / zoom / tilt working with 3rd party webcam software, however I would prefer to go back to using webcam central.

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this wass also a reply to another thread posted by romeshomey, link bellow:
en.community.dell.com/.../19989564
---------My laptop model is Inspiron 17R 5720 and Im having the exact same problem after the Microsoft Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1607: August 31, 2016 - KB3176938, done Sep 4th. I was also already running Win10 and it didnt mess with Webcam Central - till yesterday when I gave the reboot necessary to install the update files.Pan/Zoom/Position Arrows show as available to be used but if you try to use then, nothing happens and back to full zoom. Only thing it allows me to do is to change to Face Tracking.I called Dell Suport Center and for about 2 hours I ran diagnostics and tried possible solutions with the tech assistant but he wasnt very helpfull at all. All diagnostics came back with positive/OK/passed results and they offered me a paid support to fix the problem. Not exactly a good solution, is it?It was clear though MS updates messed up with the webcam driver - I checked myself at Devices/Imaging there was an update for the driver done exactly when MS updates were done. Unfortunatelly, the rollback option wasnt available. For that matter, I decided to uninstall the whole Windows KB3176938 and CAPICOM (what ever that is) updates done using Control Panel/Updates but no-go. Next step was to google for that problem which leaded me to other Dell Forum threads pointing to reinstall Webcam Central which also didnt work at all then I bumped into your threa... Read more

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Hello all and Happy New Year,

Recent problem with a 5 year old HP desktop.

Turn it on it goes through the BIOS and starts up as normal. Once it gets to the Windows 7 introduction screen it freezes. It never makes it to the desktop screen.

What do you guys think? virus? HP problem? win7 problem?

opinions please.

thanks

A:Windows 7 issue? Virus/Malware issue? or HP issue? i don't know

Hi test the hardware memtest 86 + for the ram and seatools for dos on the hard drive if they pass ok then you could try a start up repair from your install or recovery disc.
download the pre-built iso zip from here Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool and burn to a disc unzip it first use imgburn The Official ImgBurn Website to burn the iso to disc Guide to using Memtest86+ - Geeks to Go Forums
SeaTools for DOS tutorial

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Q: Zoom

Hi everybody

I fell asleep for a couple hours doing homework last night on my computer. When I woke up, everything on my computer is small, almost like it is zoomed out. This includes the desktop, google chrome, the mouse the startup page etc.

I have tried changing the zoom, which hasn't worked, and also going into display settings, where my zoom is at 100% and my resolution is at 3840x2160, however it is not letting me change the resolution.

The computer is a Lenovo Flex 5 running Windows 10

Thanks in Advance
 

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My laptop changes the zoom by itself.  It has happen since I received this laptop for christmas.  Now it not charging right. The screen goes blank.

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Now this is really, really, really annoying. Default Internet zoom setting is 100% which makes the screen way too small to see. As a result I have to set the zoom at 200%. Well, up until recently I've had no trouble with my new computer. After setting the zoom to 200% it's stayed that way. Now though it's taken to going back to default every 5 frickin' minutes! I had a previous Win7 computer that did exactly the same thing, it kept on resetting to default. Drove me absolutely nuts! Once every so often I can put up with, but not all the time!!!! Can anyone tell me what's up and how to fix it before I completely lose it!

A:The Zoom

Hi, Chips!

Are you zooming with your browser or the OS? Which browser are you using?

Would changing your display resolution help you see the screen contents more clearly?

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Q: zoom

Can anyone advise if it is possible to increase magnification of an image then to print it in it's magnified state. I have tried several times but always the print turns out to be the original size. Thanks for any help.
 

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When I rt click on a picture the menu doesn't have the zoom in/zoom out option any more. What did I do or not do to screw this up. I am running XP pro.
 

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Just got a new Thinkpad and the autozoon (or whatever it is called) wants to zoom me in (with the rings).  Where do I cut it off?  A few old posts but things have changed. Mike

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I am not sure what this is called, but we've all seen this on TV (especially on shows like 20/20) where they take a regular picture...and as the picture is zoomed in, the subject of the photo is almost 3d, standing out from the background. How is this done? Is there a tutorial online anywhere?
I like creating photo slideshows and being able to do this would be nice...thanks!!
 

A:3d zoom? How?

Can't give you a step by step for a particular program, but basically you would start by duplicating the image, then cutting out the main subject.

So you have the original image on the bottom layer, and the cut-out subject on the top layer. If you do nothing else, no one would know that there are two layers, because they are identical except for the missing background in the top layer.

Apply the zoom-blur effect to the bottom layer. Now pretty much anything you do to the cut-out subject on the top layer will make it seem to pop out of the background. Lighten it. Enlarge it a bit. Add a subtle drop shadow. That's what I did to the still image attached. Because its visual properties are now different from the original image in the bottom layer, it'll just jump out at you, and it doesn't take much.

In video you can push in slowly on the cut-out subject, which is I think what they do on the tv programs.
 

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Q: Zoom

Is there any software that will allow me to zoom in on my screen? I want something similar to what a mac does. Any help is much appreciated. Thanks in advance!
 

A:Zoom

What OS are you using? XP? Vista?
 

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Q: zoom

how do you lock in zoom ie10 so it stays the same for each page

A:zoom

In metro IE10:
Open Charms bar ( + C )
go to Settings
Again Settings
Now, you can change zoom level.

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Q: Zoom

I've lost the zoom icon in the bottom left of the window. I'm on IE 7. How do I get it back?

A:Zoom

Hi

In IE7 on the menu bar, click on View and select Status Bar

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Windows will automatically zoom word documents, internet pages and Outlook outgoing messages down to 10%. Outlook messages, outgoing and incoming, will sometime zoom out to the maximum. This happens frequently and without warning. Any suggestions? Thank you.

A:Automatic Zoom

Is there any evidence of sticky keys on the keyboard? Have you tried a different keyboard and/or mouse to see if the problem persists?

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Some help please>>

From the attached you will see that I have my Zoom Slider ticked and ready for use but for some unknown reason it does not work and is greyed out.

My eyesight is getting worse and I really need to increase the size of the letters on my screen so would be more than grateful if someone could tell me how to get this Zoom Slider working again?? I am using Windows 7 Home Premium with Outlook Office 10

Thank You,

RonBin79 (now 82)

A:Zoom slide

It looks to me like you have the zoom slider set to 10%. What you could try is untick the Zoom 10% in your Customise Status Bar menu. This should return your slider at the bottom RH corner, then try setting the Zoom to 110%.
I use Outlook 2013 & the zoom slide is centred at 100% so moving it to the right increases magnification & to the left decreases it. Looking at your screen shot it seems that the greyed out slider is locked at 10% & not 110%.
Hope this helps.

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Hi
the bar across the bottom of I E, see pic, not sure what it's called it's the zoom 100%-125% -150% It shows on this computer, but on my other desk top It's running os xp sp2-IE I don't know how to get it on the screen, so I can click on it to enlarge, so I don't have to use Ctrl + and Ctrl - to zoom


Thanks

A:[SOLVED] I E zoom

Is the other computer running IE6 or IE7?

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On windows 7 laptop we have  has zoom feature on bottom of page, print size never changes. On this desktop window 7 zoom is on tool bar print size changes every time you go to another page.Anyway to keep it all the same, this desktop is new,mabee something has to be set. Thanks, Paul

A:ZOOM FEATURE

First of all - Welcome to BC !
 
Can you give some details of these computers - make, model and so on - it gives us something to go on.
 
When you say 'the bottom of the page', do you mean the task bar on the desktop, or at the bottom inside one application or another?  I am not familiar with a zoom control on the task bar but a lot of applications, from image viewers through graphics software to MS Office, have a zoom function. But this almost always uniformly expands or shrinks the complete page, text and everything included. And, more to the point, the zoom control goes wherever the designer of the software decided to put it.
 
Chris Cosgrove

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I was just wondering if there is a program such as they use in Bones in season 1 episode 5, I would really appreciate it if someone can get me a name of such program.

A:FBI Zoom-in program???

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Core7


I was just wondering if there is a program such as they use in Bones in season 1 episode 5, I would really appreciate it if someone can get me a name of such program.


to clarify images? lol, they do but not really to the extent of the show, they make it seem like a person having a seizer could take a picture with their cell phone and the fbi could just clean it up and its all good lol...

i think its more of image editors that can clean it up really well, like the people they have getting cracked open and broken hard drive information. they have specialists at different things, they have things we don't know exist, well at least thats all my uncle says.... so i have no idea what that could mean

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Somehow I've managed whilst setting up father in laws Xmas laptop to zoom in a ridiculous amount. God knows how I've done it but I need a fix ASAP haha

Any help much appreciated

Gaz

A:Zoom in mong

Did you zoom in to the desktop or in a web browser?

Does it look like either one of the following screenshots?

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In IE7 you can go to Page. then Zoom, to resize a web page view. How can you do that in IE6?

Thanks

A:How to zoom a web page in IE6?

When it comes to "wow" factor, Page Zoom is right up there with Quick Tabs.. its brilliant.

Page Zoom can be used not only to increase the size text and GRAPHICS on a Web page, it can also be used to increase or decrease the print size of pages (or parts thereof).

The keyboard shortcuts to manipulate Zoom settings are:

Ctrl + (zoom in)
Ctrl - (zoom out)
Ctrl 0 (set to 100%)

If you have a Wheel Mouse, hold down the ctrl key then spin up to zoom in, spin down to zoom out.

Zoom selection can also be controlled by the the Zoom menu on the status bar.

With Regards,
Babar

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