Windows 10: How to change width of toolbars Solved

  1.    23 Jul 2016 #1

    How to change width of toolbars


    Hi im using DU Meter for showing internet stats as a toolbar, but at 4k resolution the toolbar gets distorted. It does not have enough width, the numbers get cut off.

    Does anyone know how to change the size of toolbars? They are called task bands i think but i havent found a way to edit them. Thanks.

    This is how it should be: Click image for larger version. 

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    This is how it is on 4k: Click image for larger version. 

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  2. Posts : 22,179
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16241
       23 Jul 2016 #2

    Hello Dusty,

    If you like, you could unlock the taskbar, drag its height up more to what you want, then lock the taskbar when finished.

    Taskbar - Resize - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  3.    23 Jul 2016 #3

    I wonder if that worked for him.
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  4.    23 Jul 2016 #4

    Yeah there i was googling for registry tweaks and band object programming, searching for toolbar width. But i never thought about unlocking the taskbar haha, there was no reason to do it in 10 years until now. I guess i just became an example of overthinking a simple problem.
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  5. Posts : 22,179
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16241
       23 Jul 2016 #5

    Great news Dusty. I'm glad that was able to help.
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