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Windows 7: How to double my show desktop button?

28 Jun 2015   #1
PixelByte

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit 2 GB RAM
 
 
How to double my show desktop button?

Hi,

Theres Nothing wrong with my PC, but I prefer to have a bigger show desktop button

Like this:

If anybody can tell me how I would appreciate it.

thanks.

-Windows 7 32-Bit


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28 Jun 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Win+Space to temporarily look at desktop
Win+D to show desktop (biggest button you can get!)
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28 Jun 2015   #3
PixelByte

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit 2 GB RAM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GokAy View Post
Win+Space to temporarily look at desktop
Win+D to show desktop (biggest button you can get!)
Any other way????
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28 Jun 2015   #4
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Where did you get that screenshot?

That wider button is usually a side effect of connecting a tablet/pen device or if you have a touch screen (easier to touch with a finger).
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28 Jun 2015   #5
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PixelByte View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GokAy View Post
Win+Space to temporarily look at desktop
Win+D to show desktop (biggest button you can get!)
Any other way????
You could add an icon to your task bar.

Show Desktop Shortcut - Create
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28 Jun 2015   #6
PixelByte

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit 2 GB RAM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by carwiz View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PixelByte View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GokAy View Post
Win+Space to temporarily look at desktop
Win+D to show desktop (biggest button you can get!)
Any other way????
You could add an icon to your task bar.

Show Desktop Shortcut - Create
No, I mean something like THIS:

I got no tablet thingy, so it there a way to like trick it into thinking there is so the show desktop button will be bigger?
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28 Jun 2015   #7
PixelByte

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit 2 GB RAM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Where did you get that screenshot?

That wider button is usually a side effect of connecting a tablet/pen device or if you have a touch screen (easier to touch with a finger).
I got it from another question smiliar to this
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29 Jun 2015   #8
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I found a 3rd party tweaker
Show Desktop Download - Softpedia

Hope it helps you
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29 Jun 2015   #9
HAVOC

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Have you tried making the task bar bigger or showing the date along with the time?
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29 Jun 2015   #10
PixelByte

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit 2 GB RAM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GokAy View Post
I found a 3rd party tweaker
Show Desktop Download - Softpedia

Hope it helps you
Download, runned, nothing happened, But it shows in the Task Manager.
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