These methods are explained with examples shown in all three Microsoft operating systems in this video tutorial. My video shows you quick and simple 2 methods on how to make desktop icons bigger on Windows 10. Just follow my video steps. I have tried all of the suggestions on this site and many others, hoping to change my text from white to black, in order to make t more legible. Right Click the Desktop and select Screen Resolution. Just open the app section from the start screen of your Windows 8.
However, using this trick, you can set any desired icon size! In this earlier post I discussed the which are as follows: However, for Windows Phone 8. Step Right-click on the taskbar and click on Properties 2. This will not only make the icons in the taskbar a bit larger, but it will also make text bigger in apps like Microsoft Edge and Calendar, as well as in Windows 10 notification windows. Method 1: Turn it on from the taskbar context menu. Method 2: Open it from Control Panel.
Today, also I am going to show you a tutorial that will let you change app icon from start screen of Windows 8. Very easy to do, you just need to know where to look. With every scroll, Explorer will change its view mode. You know that and 8. After that, select Change Icon button. These sizes include Extra Large icons, Large icons, Medium icons, List, Details, Tiles and Content. How to change the text size of a particular item in Windows 8 or 8.
The default is medium icons. This is however very useful when you can also bypass it and. Feel Free to share your thoughts in the comment section below. As with any software along these lines you may want to do some research on it before trying it out to make sure its what you want. Video guide on how to change taskbar icon size on Windows 8: Steps to change taskbar icon size on Windows 8: Step 1: Open Taskbar Properties. I saw a post saying that this tweaker that they say works on windows 8.
You are shown two methods on how to adjust desktop icons size from giant to large to medium to small to tiny small and every size in between. How to Change the Size of Desktop Icons in Windows 10 1. Windows 10 desktop icons are enlarged and shrunken using the same procedures as in Windows 8. However, if you do something i. You can either use given icon or.
First I had to rightclick desktop for screen-resolution. I don't believe this is a possibility any more since themes now come with pre-programmed text color. Are you happy with the look of the icons on your Windows 8 taskbar? Here are a couple of screenshots. Spotify is the name of the program in the above screenshot. Hope this tutorial will help you a lot.
It was in fact a little tricky to setup all the sizes. Is there a particular font to use that works, or is there another setting that increases the allowable space for the characters so that a higher font will work properly? So here is the list of assets provided by Microsoft for Windows 8. If you would like to connect with him to discuss anything, send him a mail! I was doing a search for the solution to this for my laptop which had mega sized desktop icons for some reason. If there is a way to make it narrower it would have to involve either shrinking the text of the time display or fully removing it. Although File Explorer will remember your last setting when you open this folder again, this is a folder-specific setting, so you'll have to adjust each folder you'd want different icon and text sizes for. Nevertheless, when it comes to change app icon from start screen of , you need to do something more than regular process. There was an option in Advanced appearance settings which was eliminated in Windows 8 and above.
Are your desktop icons to big? Windows has a slight hiccup in my opinion and does not put your icons back sometimes where they originally were located on your desktop. I worked out that you have to press the windows key down and while it is down press Ctrl and then with both these keys down you do what Glen said and with 2 fingers on the touchpad you move your fingers closer together to make the icons smaller presumably the reverse will make them bigger again. So don't worry about having desktop icons too big Windows 10, 8. Hit Apply at the bottom of the settings window. Select Display settings from the contextual menu.