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Windows 7: Icons in desktop are too big

09 Dec 2010   #1
Alter1

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
Icons in desktop are too big

I have just installed W7 on my computer.
I'am dualbooting W7 and XPx64.

Something I noticed, is that the icons in my desktop are bigger in W7 than in XP.

How can I adjust the size ?

W7 :



XPx64 :



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09 Dec 2010   #2
gaz

Windows 7 X64 Bit
 
 
icons

Hold down ctrl and scroll mouse wheel

then you can adjust the horizontal and vertical in personalized/windows color/advanced settings to get icons closer together


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09 Dec 2010   #3
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Right click an open area on the desk top. Go to View and select the icon size you want.

Mike
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09 Dec 2010   #4
Alter1

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Thank you Hopalong X
As easy as it gets.

I had problems finding out the way gaz told me to.
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09 Dec 2010   #5
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

You are welcome.

Mike
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