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Just upgraded to 10.7.2 and found out that the Launchpad icons had become much bigger / magnified.

Is this a normal thing or is there something wrong with my installation?

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For reverting the size, see: apple.stackexchange.com/questions/27514/… –  koiyu Oct 19 '11 at 10:21
    
@koiyu "but at every start up it takes some time to load the dock [and] the desktop background, and the dock is not working properly" Far from a viable solution. –  cksum Oct 19 '11 at 10:39
    
@cksum Yes, by a mile. What I meant was it is better to collect all the answers to one question rather than scattering them around to duplicate (sub)questions on the site. Perhaps you could provide an answer that reverting the size is impossible? –  koiyu Oct 19 '11 at 12:28

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  1. Yes, they are bigger.

  2. No, the size is hardcoded in the actual application.

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How do you know it's hardcoded? There could be a hidden preference or something inside Dock's bundle that could be tweaked. –  Lri Oct 19 '11 at 14:10
    
No. It's hardcoded. Feel free to root around if you like. –  cksum Oct 19 '11 at 18:59

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