Start Menu - Resize in Windows 10

    Start Menu - Resize in Windows 10

    How to Resize your Start Menu in Windows 10
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    How to Resize your Start Menu in Windows 10


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    In Windows 10, you can resize the height and width of your Start menu.

    This tutorial will show you how to resize the height and width of your Start menu to what you want in Windows 10.




    Here's How:

    1. Open your Start menu.

    2. Hover your cursor over the top border of the Start menu until it changes to the 'Resize' icon. Drag the border up or down to the size you want it.

    3. Hover your cursor over the right border of the Start menu until it changes to the 'Resize' icon. Drag the border left or right to the size you want it.

    That's it,
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  1. Joined : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2015-04-23 #1

    I have updated the tutorial for Windows 10 build 10061.
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    A Finnish ex-pat in Germany
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       2015-04-23 #2

    . Thanks Brink!
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  3. Joined : Oct 2013
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       2015-04-23 #3

    Top stuff Shawn
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10
       2015-08-27 #4

    Before posing this question on the forum I did try hovering the icon over the edge and tried dragging but the problem is it refuses to drag,plus the icon dithers in and out.
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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-01-10 #5

    THANK YOU for this!
    I was going crazy trying to figure out why 1 out of 3 computers kept a wide Start Menu (even with Quick Access Jump Menus turned off).
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Education x64
       2016-03-17 #6

    Is there a way of setting the width of a start menu via a group policy? I've exported a start menu and then deployed it via a Group Policy but despite changing the width before exporting it to a .xml file on all the machines it's deployed to, it comes up wide?
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