Windows 10: some questions about 'about:config' Solved

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  1. Posts : 528
    Windows 10 Home 32-bit
       13 Jan 2018 #11

    Okay will have to wait and see if anyone else tries and gets the same problem. You know that you might need to reboot to see the changes?

    You could backup your profile and try mine just to see if it works.

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  2. Posts : 528
    Windows 10 Home 32-bit
       13 Jan 2018 #12

    Or maybe you use some custom windows theme that over-rides the setting?
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  3.    13 Jan 2018 #13

    Callender said: View Post
    Or maybe you use some custom windows theme that over-rides the setting?
    Aw crap! I forgot, I have Aero-Lite theme on laptop!!!
    I'll make some adjustments in a bit.

    All the yappin, the last 8 or 9 months about .css code not working in FF any more, then you try some and many do work! Left scratchin your head!

    Some times it's userContent though and not userChrome.
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  4. Posts : 528
    Windows 10 Home 32-bit
       13 Jan 2018 #14

    Basically I see wider scroll bars everywhere except MS Edge. Examples:

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  5.    13 Jan 2018 #15

    Callender said: View Post
    Basically I see wider scroll bars everywhere except MS Edge.
    Oh! You're talkin about the system wide tweak!
    Here I am goin on about the .css tweak for Firefox only!
    Okay, gottcha!
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  6. Posts : 7
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       15 Jan 2018 #16

    I think my problem of trying to increase the width of the right hand-side scroll bar in Palemoon as well the the font size in the bars at the top of the window appears to have been solved. I can't remember exactly where I saw it but someone either from this site or another one mentioned a programme called Winaero Tweaker which not only contains numerous 'fixes' of how to regain the looks of W7 and earlier but also of how to increase/decrease the sizes of fonts and scrollbars which have been omitted from W10. I went through the programme, made a number of changes but nothing seemed to happen at first until yesterday when I turned on my computer and noticed that both my fonts and scrollbar were larger. I had also followed the advice given by Edwin & Callender re. the register and about:config but I'm not sure which of my 'clicks' within the reg. or a:cfg. or Winaero contained the right trigger, suffice to say that my scrollbar is now between 4 and 5mm wide ... big difference! ... and I am now able to see the words much more clearer at the top of palemoon (and other windows).
    My thanks to Edwin & Callender and to whoever mentioned the Winaero programme ... very much appreciated.
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