XP Taskbar

  staples printer cartridge 19:06 17 Nov 2003
Locked

My kids have been fiddling with my pc and I have ended up with a double size taskbar. When I drag it down it disappears off the screen. I can resize it but it doubles again. It is not hidden in case anyone thinks that is the solution. Any ideas please?

  powerless 19:08 17 Nov 2003

When you reisze it, do you then "Lock the taskbar"?

  staples printer cartridge 19:26 17 Nov 2003

Sorry, I obviously wasn't clear. When I drag it down it disappears off the screen; I can then pull it back up but it doesn't go back to normal, it goes back to a double size chunky task bar. If I could get it the right size then I would lock it.

  staples printer cartridge 20:15 17 Nov 2003

Didn't work, still disappears

  BurrWalnut 20:20 17 Nov 2003

Have you tried locking and/or unlocking it?

  staples printer cartridge 22:08 17 Nov 2003

There would be no point locking it as it is twice the size it should be. But yes I have tried it just to be sure.Thanks

  staples printer cartridge 06:51 18 Nov 2003

Yeah, tried that too. No avail!

  staples printer cartridge 17:31 18 Nov 2003

no it doesn't go down in two stages.

  staples printer cartridge 17:32 18 Nov 2003

Yeah thanks, I was hoping to find a solution before I did that, but might have to give up soon...it is annoyingly chunky!

  staples printer cartridge 18:56 18 Nov 2003

That is what I'm doing thanks

  hugh-265156 19:01 18 Nov 2003

right click it and choose properties

untick "auto hide the taskbar"

resize it now

any use?

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