Changing the Toolbar Button Size in Home Designer

Reference Number: KB-03051
Last Modified: July 29, 2022

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Home Designer Professional or Home Designer Architectural or HomeDesigner Suite


How do I change the toolbar button size in Home Designer?


You can change the toolbar button size by accessing the Preferences dialog.

To change the toolbar size

  1. Select Edit> Preferences  if you're on a Windows computer, or Home Designer> Preferences if you're on a Mac.

  2. On the Appearance panel, under Toolbars, change the value to the right of Button Size, then click OK. The higher the pixel value entered here, the larger the Toolbar buttons will be.

    In this example, the Button Size was changed from 20 to 40.

    Appearance panel of the Preferences dialog

  3. To see the change in button size, restart the Home Designer program.

    Different sizes specified for the toolbar buttons

    Note: Increasing the toolbar button size may result in tools no longer fitting on your toolbar. Such toolbar buttons can be viewed by clicking the double right arrow icons.