Other settings in the Control Panel affect both the Start screen
and desktop. For example, you can apply higher screen resolution
settings to improve the clarity of onscreen images. Higher
resolutions make the overall screen elements smaller, while
lower resolutions make them bigger. Use resolution to adjust
what’s on screen so that things are comfortable for you to view
Change Screen Resolution
1 Right-click the desktop, and choose
2 Click Display.
3 Click Adjust Resolution.
4 Click the Resolution drop-down
list, and use the slider to choose a
5 Click Apply.
6 Click Keep Changes in the dialog box
7 Click OK.
8 Click the Close button.
The higher the resolution numbers, the
crisper the image on your screen. However,
some resolutions can distort the proportions
of your screen so that items appear out of
perspective. Also, not all monitors support
the highest resolutions.