How can I reset my system settings


In an attempt to get larger images in my Outlook Express I changed to a lower resolution by right clicking on a blank area of desktop, then clicking on properties and then clicking on the settings tab. I applied this new setting by clicking on the OK button and now have larger images. In fact the images are so large that I cannot get to the bottom of the screen where the OK button is in order to change to a higher resolution. I have dragged the dialog box as high as possible on my monitor screen, but it still does not reveal the OK button at the bottom. I have the same problem when trying to print anything i.e. after clicking "file" and "print" I get the "print" dialog box, but cannot get to the bottom of the box to click on "print"


This question was answered on June 27, 2000. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

You can reset your computer settings by typing scanreg/restore and resetting your computer settings to a previous date prior to your changing the system settings from your desktop go to start,shutdown,restart in msdos mode and at the c\windows prompt type "scanreg/restore ,hit enter ,and select date that will give you previous settings.

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Posted by Kirk of Chandler-Gilbert Community College on June 27, 2000