Changing the Desktop Icon Size in Windows Vista

Changing the Desktop Icon Size

By default, the icons on the desktop are quite large.
To change the size

  1. Right click on the Desktop
  2. Select View
  3. Set it to Classic Icons

 You can also hold down the Control key while the desktop is displayed

  1. Use the wheel mouse to make the icons larger or smaller
  2. This gives more control

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