Forum Question: Application Icons going Blurred

This has just started happening in the last Two weeks. They all look OK in the Finder window,but when i drag them down to the dock they become blurred.
They all look fine in the Dock,apart from when i drag them into the Dock. The application items were, VLC and Coloured Folders.
Does anybody know why they are blurred?
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Mr Anthony Cotton

Comments: 5 Responses to “Application Icons going Blurred”

    8/27/11 @ 1:22 pm

    Perhaps you have zoomed in slightly (System Preferences, Universal Access). Or, perhaps you are using your screen at a non-native resolution.

    Mr Anthony Cotton
    8/28/11 @ 9:37 am

    Fist of all this computer has been away 4 times to the Apple repair people. Its had the screen replaced 3 times, but this time they replaced the graphics card to try and solve the problem. Would this effect the icons becoming blurred. I can understand about the zooming in. Using the the screen at a non-native resolution(I am not technical) Is this it in System Preferences it has big numbers times buy another to alter the screen size,and resolution. The 2 icons have just been loaded down as well,and all the applications in the Finder window are perfectly clear Gary.

      8/28/11 @ 1:36 pm

      Not sure. Sounds like something you might have to show someone first-hand.

    Mr Anthony Cotton
    8/29/11 @ 10:20 am

    I know what you mean. Its hard trying to solving a problem just by writing the details down. Unfortunately as i said a while ago i do not know anybody at all.
    I am on a desert island, and i am just self teaching myself. This site as helped me a lot,more than The Apple Support Group. Even your answer helps, because you have ruled out 2 reasons. I am sure if you were here, you would sort the problem out. Anyway thanks Gary

    Mr Anthony Cotton
    9/3/11 @ 2:44 pm

    This iMac is baffling me, now the 2 Applications have went back to normal. I have not touched a thing. I just turned on the computer a couple of days ago,and they have just went back to normal?

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