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QuickBooks Desktop forms are distorted, missing buttons, fonts too big or icons overlap

You are using QuickBooks Desktop and you experience one or more of the following:

  • A transaction form opens very large or appears to be cut off.
  • The sizing icons at the top right of a window do not appear.
  • A field overwrites and hides its label.
  • Screen is distorted when you maximize or minimize it.
  • The fonts are too big. 
  • Missing buttons.

Various parts of the QuickBooks Desktop display can be affected by your Microsoft Windows resolution and font settings.

If you are not using the Windows default settings, you may see one or more of the QuickBooks Desktop display issues listed above.

To correct your QuickBooks Desktop display, you may need to adjust your font, screen resolution, or other Windows settings.

Detailed information

Important: Ensure that your QuickBooks is up to date before you follow the steps shown below.

KB ID# INF21133
10/24/2016 1:08:34 PM
PPRDQSSWS407 9138 Pro 2017 0f7b99