02-24-2012 11:15 AM
Please try this:
- Right click the tools bar
- Click Properties
- Tick Use small icon
- Click Apply/Ok
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02-24-2012 11:17 AM
afterwards, you can right-click on the taskbar and lock it again.
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02-24-2012 03:56 PM
It's possible you have the TaskBar as small as it's going to go. That does not explain why you do not see the <--> for adjusting the Taskbar.
Open up the Properties and see if you can move the Taskbar around: top, right, left...
If you can move the location, AND if you do not have the taskbar locked, then you should be able to grab that edge with your mouse and adjust the edge to be wider or more slender. There IS a limit, though, it won't disappear into a skinny little thread. The limit is about the width of two and a half "small icons" - about 1/2 inch (American measurement).
You CAN set the TaskBar to disappear when you are not using it - this the the Auto-hide feature on that same page.
I hope this helps!
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