Windows 10: I can not refuce my text and icon size

  1.    20 Oct 2015 #1

    I can not refuce my text and icon size

    I increased the size of my desktop icon and everything else to 500 %. The icons are now so big that I dont even see my task bar items. I have tried to reduce the size again but not able to do so because I cannot see all the buttons I need. How can I reduce the size please
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  2. Kari's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro
       21 Oct 2015 #2

    Hi Sarah, welcome to the Ten Forums.

    If you have a wheel mouse, resizing the desktop icons is easy. Find an empty spot on your desktop, click it to be sure the desktop is active, then press and hold down the CTRL key on your keyboard and turn the mouse wheel towards you until the icons are small enough for you. The CTRL + mouse wheel is a practical way to resize the desktop icons, turning the mouse wheel forwards (away from you) increases the icon size, turning the wheel backwards (towards you) decreases the size.

    When done, select one of the default sizes from desktop context (right click) menu:

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  3. Ztruker's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro X64 17134.191
       21 Oct 2015 #3

    Click on the Desktop.
    Hold down the Ctrl key then roll the mouse wheel. One way increases the size, the other decreases. Make it small enough so you can get to the setting then fix it as it should be, 100% or maybe 125%.
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