When using ActiveX controls in Microsoft Excel 2010 you may find the controls are resizing themselves when performing various tasks. Say what??? The controls can grow in size or become smaller. Below is a step by step on how to fix the problem:
1. Install the hotfix from http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2598144.
2. Next, you need to enable the hotfix through a registry key that matches your problem description. In the articles below, pick the symptom that matches yours and then click to navigate to the KB Article. Then click the "FixIt" button on the article web page to automatically add the registry keys needed. However, if you prefer to edit the registry manually, you can do so.
An ActiveX button changes to the incorrect size after you click it in an Excel 2010 worksheet http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2598259To edit the registry manually for this fix, do the following:
A button form control is displayed incorrectly in a workbook after you view the print preview of the workbook in Excel 2010 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2598310
To edit the registry manually for this fix, do the following:
An ActiveX button is changed to an incorrect size in an Excel 2010 worksheet after you view the print preview of the worksheethttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/2598260To edit the registry manually for this fix, do the following: