Windows 11’s leaked build brought about quite a few visual changes, one of them being a complete Taskbar overhaul. As a result, Microsoft changed how the taskbar works in Windows 11, and people have second thoughts about it. This Windows 11 guide will help you change Windows 11’s Taskbar size.
We previously shared another Taskbar tweak on aligning it to the left, and now we shall see how the all-new Taskbar can be resized as per your need.
Changing Taskbar Size Using Registry Editor
The good old Registry Editor does the simple trick. Let’s see how to change the Taskbar Size using the same:
1. Click on the Start Menu button, and type “Registry.” Then, click on the result that says “Registry Editor.” Alternatively, you can use the shortcut Windows Key+R and type regedit.
2. In the Registry Editor’s address bar, enter the following path:
3. Right-click on the side space and click on New > DWORD (32-bit) Value as shown
2. Name the newly created DWORD (32-bit) Value as
3. Right-click on the file and click Modify
4. Change the Hexadecimal value according to the size preference, namely:
0: Small Taskbar 1: Medium Taskbar 2: Large Taskbar
The following images show how the different values change the appearance and sizing of the Taskbar:
5. Finally, restart your PC to see the effect.
All these new features might not be liked by everyone. Hence, we’ll be bringing more tweaks to enable/disable these new features if they are not your cup of tea.
Microsoft’s exclusive event is just around the corner. What do you expect from the final release of Windows 11? Will it live up to people’s expectations?