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Windows 7: Icon Size,Icon Spacing settings? Please Help me Please


10 Jan 2010   #1

Windows 7 x64
 
 
Icon Size,Icon Spacing settings? Please Help me Please

Wow I've Googled this one to death so desperation mode is on.

Here is where the settings I'm speaking of are located...

Control Panel->>Personalization-->>"Widnows Color">>Advanced Appearance Settings>>
Then select ICON
then change the setings for Horizontal Icon Spacing and Vertical Icon Spacing.

There are the default setting I can't find.

So, what is/are the default Windows 7 settings for the following desktop options.

1. Icon SIZE (and the "Font" and "Font Size" for it)
2. Icon Spacing Horizontal
3. Icon Spacing Vertical

And if possible, what are the Windows 7 defaults numbers/settings for the entire Control Panel->>Personalization-->>"Widnows Color">>Advanced Appearance Settings>> Section??


Thanks.

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10 Jan 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

1. Icon SIZE (and the "Font" and "Font Size" for it) Size 32/Mine is Segoe UI/And font size 9
2. Icon Spacing Horizontal 43
3. Icon Spacing Vertical 43

And if possible, what are the Windows 7 defaults numbers/settings for the entire Control Panel->>Personalization-->>"Widnows Color">>Advanced Appearance Settings>> Section??
Active title bar 21/font size 9
Border 1
Border padding 4
Caption buttons 21
Inactive title bar 21/font size 9
Inactive border 1
Menu 19/font size 9
Message box-font size 9
Palette title 17/font size 9
Scrollbar 17
Selected items 19/font size 9
Tooltip 9

All fonts are Segoe UI


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10 Jan 2010   #3

Windows 7 x64
 
 

ZOMG, that was more than I had hoped to get as far as settings are concerned.

Thank You!
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10 Jan 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by axelrose View Post
ZOMG, that was more than I had hoped to get as far as settings are concerned.

Thank You!
No problem,glad to help
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11 Jan 2010   #5

windows xp
 
 

The below site shows another way to further adjust the size of the icons on the desktop. Hold the control key and turn the mouse wheel in either direction. How To Change Icon Spacing & Size in Windows 7 - HowToInWindows.com
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09 Feb 2010   #6

Win 98, Win XP, Win 2000, Windows Vista, Windows 7, WHS
 
 

Let's not forget the right click on the desktop to the pop-up and View, where you can change from Large, Medium, or Classic - along with some other good old calssical settings.
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