Re: Desktop Icons

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Installation' started by housetrained, Aug 30, 2009.

  1. housetrained

    housetrained Guest

    "Anonymous Bus Driver" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Ok I know this is a Vista group but i had the same problem on Vista as I
    > do on Windows 7.
    >
    > Please tell me how to make the desktop Icons smaller than the standard
    > size :)
    >
    > Thx in advance
    >
    > Steve


    click desktop - hold down CTRL - turn your mouse wheel
    --
    John the West Ham fan


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    housetrained, Aug 30, 2009
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  2. housetrained

    R. C. White Guest

    Hi, Steve.

    Right-click on your Desktop, choose Personalize. Click Desktop Background
    (near the bottom of the window). In "Picture location", choose Pictures
    Library and Browse to any picture on your hard drive.

    RC
    --
    R. C. White, CPA
    San Marcos, TX

    Microsoft Windows MVP
    Windows Live Mail 2009 (14.0.8089.0726) in Win7 Ultimate x64

    "Anonymous Bus Driver" <> wrote in message
    news:D...
    > I know I am being cheeky now but how do you change the background on the
    > desktop I have a pic of my GF i wanna have on there instead of this dam
    > fish :(
    >
    > Steve
    >
    > "Anonymous Bus Driver" <> wrote in
    > message news:...
    >> You are a star my friend :) Although not a footy fan I will always
    >> forever blowing bubbles
    >>
    >> Many thx to you
    >>
    >> Steve
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >> "housetrained" <> wrote in message
    >> news:0001b91b$0$3759$...
    >>> "Anonymous Bus Driver" <> wrote in
    >>> message news:...
    >>>> Ok I know this is a Vista group but i had the same problem on Vista as
    >>>> I do on Windows 7.
    >>>>
    >>>> Please tell me how to make the desktop Icons smaller than the standard
    >>>> size :)
    >>>>
    >>>> Thx in advance
    >>>>
    >>>> Steve
    >>>
    >>> click desktop - hold down CTRL - turn your mouse wheel
    >>> --
    >>> John the West Ham fan
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> <><
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>

    >>
     
    R. C. White, Aug 31, 2009
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  3. housetrained

    housetrained Guest

    "Anonymous Bus Driver" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > You are a star my friend :) Although not a footy fan I will always forever
    > blowing bubbles
    >
    > Many thx to you
    >
    > Steve
    >

    <snip>

    You can also move the icons closer together both vertically and
    horizontally.
    --
    John the West Ham fan


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    housetrained, Aug 31, 2009
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