Computer Icons are Zoomed In


After booting up my computer, all the app icons and screens are zoomed in and everything is larger and pixelated. It only happens on my primrary screen and not my secondary screen


  • USD Computer
  • Microsoft Windows 10


  1. Click on
  2. Click on
  3. Select System
  4. Select Display
  5. Change the Resolution to the (Recommended) setting
  6. Change the size of text, apps, and other items to the desired scaling
  7. Make sure that the main monitor has  Make this my main display checked


Article ID: 2803
Mon 4/22/19 10:48 AM
Thu 2/16/23 4:33 PM
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