Enlarge taskbar Icons can it be done? help please

  bof:) 08:52 23 Jun 06

Hi all, have a friend with sight problems and would like to know if its possible to enlarge the icons on the task bar?

Fonts have been set to etra large.

many thanks,


  Diodorus Siculus 09:07 23 Jun 06

click here
How to increase the Quick Launch bar icon size

Dont know if this is much help.... seems only two options.

  blackjohn 16:09 23 Jun 06


I use a program called Virtual Magnifying Glass, which I think was recommeded by Computer Active.(freeware)

You can load it on to a USB device and therefore use it on any computer.

Once loaded it appears in the tool tray and you click on it when you require it.

It clears itself when you reboot

  DieSse 16:18 23 Jun 06

A guide to all the accessibility options in MS products click here

  bof:) 09:40 26 Jun 06

Hi all, thankyou for your help, I now have a happier friend :-)

I used Diodorus Siculus' suggestion and have installed blackjohn's virtual magnifiying glass program onto my friends pc. I've also bookmarked the pageDieSse gave me for my friend to have a look at.

Once again, thanks for the help.


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