Resize Search Box and Address Box Win7

Resize address bar and search box in Windows File Explorer in Windows 7.  I get the double arrow to resize, but nothing happens when I drag it.  I have tried unlocking the toolbars, but this does not change the action.  My address area is 1/4 the size of the search box and looks strange.
 

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Last updated March 18, 2019 Views 5,609 Applies to:
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Set your DPI down to 185,  i set mine to 185 and the issue went away.  anything between 185-200 and the issue comes back.

 

185 is an acceptable DPI,  just a workaround.

and slightly faster than a SFC or repair install,  which does fix the issue.

 

 

 

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