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Caltrop
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User Settings

Postby Caltrop » Thu Aug 10, 2017 12:37 pm

User Settings -> Advanced Settings
dialog box goes off the bottom of the screen
cannot be resized
have to use Alt-F7 (move) to nudge it up so I can kit the OK button

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xenopeek
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Re: User Settings

Postby xenopeek » Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:26 pm

What is your screen resolution?
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BG405
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Re: User Settings

Postby BG405 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 7:12 am

^^ What Xenopeek said.

This is a common issue especially with the 1024x600 displays in netbooks.

An easy way round this is to drag the dialog or window with the mouse or trackpad, by holding the left ALT key (KDE) or Super key (Cinnamon) and pressing the mouse button whilst over the item (anywhere except the titlebar). This won't select anything within the window or dialog box if the modifier key is held.
Dell Inspiron 1525 - LM17.3 CE 64-------------------Acer D255E 2GB - LM17.3 KDE 32
Toshiba NB305 - LM17.3 Xfce 32--------------------K7S5A Athlon 1.2GHz - LM17.3 Xfce 32 & WinXP-Pro
Acer Aspire E11 ES1-111M - LM18.2 KDE 64 -----Dell PII 350 64MB - Puppy 4.3 & Win98-SE


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