Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

The act of changing the dimensions of an object in a graphical environment. For example, in a graphical user interface, a user may resize their window to allow them to view other windows on their screen, or help arrange windows. To resize a window, move the cursor to the edge or corner of the window, and use the double-headed arrow to increase or decrease the size.

Window resize corner

Maximize, Operating system terms, Scale, Size, Window