Reduce Size Of Icons On Windows 7 Superbar (New Taskbar)

// Windows 7 is integrated with a new taskbar named as Superbar or Awesome Bar. The Superbar has totally new appearance. Actually, an old, classic Quick Launch bar and an ordinary Taskbar buttons are together merged and integrated to create a new improved Taskbar. This new improved taskbar is known Superbar or Awesome Bar. Contrary to the appearance of Quick Launch, a Superbar is also introduced with icons by replacing the classic buttons.

On the other hand, most of us are uncomfortable with the size of icons on Superbar. The size of the icons in Superbar is too large so that it acquires pretty much screen area which is a little bit inconvenient.

There is small trick which will definitely help you to reduce the size of the icons on Superbars. To do so, just follow the steps given below.

  • Firstly, right click in an empty space on Taskbar and select Properties
  • Go to the “Task Bar and Start Menu Properties” dialog box
  •  After that go to the “Taskbar” tab. Now you have to check the checkbox named as “Use small icons”.

Done, now you will notice the reduced size of the icons on Superbar.