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702 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Sep 19, 2009 9:07 PM by nannham
Maybe you changed the display. System Preferences>Displays. select a larger display number. Or perhaps System Preferences>Universal Access. Turn off zoom. MacBook Pro 2.4 Ghz 15.4 / 4 Gb Ram, Mac OS X (10.5.8), iPhone 3GS
The zoom is "off" in Universal Access.
What is the optimum display resolution for an iMac?
My tool bar is magnified too. I can zoom out for some programs that open, but basically everything is magnified unless I zoom out. Some programs open without a scroll bar, so I cannot go to the bottom of those pages to select or even close the program.
LDunneiMac, Mac OS X (10.5.6)
Have you got a widescreen monitor?
Try the highest resolution at 1280 x 800 ..
There should be a list of options, try one of the high res choices, the one that looks best on your screen ...White Intel Macbook 2008, Mac OS X (10.5.8)
If you are saying that the screen appears as if it's zoomed then try pressing and hold the "cntl" button while you scroll your mouse.12" 1.33 Powerbook (10.4.11), 24" 2.8 iMac / 13" 2.0 unibody Macbook, 12" Powerbook is the best MAC ever...
Once I accidentally clicked a resolution smaller than 1280 x 800 in Systen Preferences > Display, and the screen instantly looked as she describes in her post, it was weirdly zoomed in and out of focus ...
I do believe the 1280 x 800 res is the only one that's right for the Leopard OS X ... and above ...White Intel Macbook 2008, Mac OS X (10.5.8)