Activities spilling off the presentation screen

If your activities are oversized, offset, or zoomed in presentation mode you might be able to resolve it by adjusting the DPI settings on your computer. This is done a bit differently in Windows 7/8 and Windows 10.

Win 7

Step 1: Right click any empty space of your desktop and select Personalize from menu.

Change DPI Step 1

Step 2: Click the Display link near the bottom left of the Personalization window.

Change DPI Step 2

Step 3: Make sure Smaller - 100% (default) is selected. If a change was required, click the Apply button in the bottom right.

Change DPI Step 2

Step 4: Log out of windows then log back in and try the presentation again.

Win 10

Step 1: Type “display settings” into the Windows search box.

Change DPI Step 1

Step 2: Select Change display settings from the menu.

Change DPI Step 2

Step 3: Scroll down the right side of the Display window until you see Change the size of text, apps, and other items. Using the drop down menu, select 100% then close the Display window.

Change DPI Step 3

Step 4: Log out of windows then log back in and try the presentation again.

If the issue still persists, please email us at support@polleverywhere.com.

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