1. Joined : Jan 2016
    Posts : 11
    Windows 10
       24 Aug 2016 #1

    Desktop Showing Live Tiles Rather Than Desktop Icons


    For some reason all of a sudden my computer is showing the Windows "Live Tiles" rather than the desktop icons that had been showing. How do I get things back to the way it was?
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,490
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       24 Aug 2016 #2

    Hello Girevik,

    It sounds like you may have tablet mode turned on. If so, turning off tablet mode should allow you to see your desktop again.

    Tablet Mode - Turn On or Off in Windows 10
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  3. Joined : Jan 2016
    Posts : 11
    Windows 10
       25 Aug 2016 #3

    Woot! That got it. Thanks for your help.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,490
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       25 Aug 2016 #4

    You're most welcome.
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