Fat Formula bar?

PolarBear

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I was away from work the last two days, and someone used my system. Now, when I open Excel, my formula bar is about 24 points tall, instead of the usual 10 or so.

I couldn't find a way to change the height of the formula bar. Any body know one?
 

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Is the font within the formula bar as expected, or also 24 points?
 
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It's also 24 points. Same with the Names box. All the other lines on the toolbar are normal sized. (I have my toolbar in two rows, with the formula bar underneath).
 
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Glenn, you started me thinking. I went to Tools-Options-General, and saw that the default font size had been changed to 20. When I changed it back to 10, I got my old formula bar back.

So thanks for the prod! (And why anyone would want a default font size of 20 is beyond me - they must be blinder than bats.)
 
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Great! I thought that might be it, although I was also thinking "why would anyone want a default font size of ..."!!! :biggrin:
 
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