How to display desktop icons in a larger size
Fortunately, Windows 10 offers a very simple way to enlarge the icons of the computer. To do this, we will right-click on a free area of the desktop and then select the option Watch in the context menu. This will show us another menu where we find the options Large icons, medium icons, small icons, arrange icons, align icons and show icons.
In this case, the option that interests us is that of View> Big icons. Just select it to see how the icons in our desktop automatically enlarge. The same is true if we choose to reduce the size of the icons, just choose the corresponding option.
Steps to enlarge the file browser icons
Next to the desk, there is another place where we surely want to increase the size of the icons, the Windows 10 file browser. And this is undoubtedly one of the most used tools for everyday users of the system, because from the browser, we can browse all the folders and files on our hard drive, create new files and folders, change their files. name, delete them. etc.
However, all this is done through the corresponding icons of the folders and all their files, so if they are too small for us, it will not make the work comfortable.
To increase the size of the icons in the Windows 10 file browser, you must first open a browser window and click on the menu option. See. This will show us an options bar just below the browser's main menu, organized by sections.
If we go to the section Design, we will see that we find here the option which interests us to be able to enlarge the icons of the explorer. More specifically, we will see the options Very large icons, large icons, medium icons and small icons. As we can see, the Windows 10 file explorer even gives us the ability to enlarge the icons to a much larger size than those displayed on the desktop.
There is another element of Windows 10 that is also widely used daily by users of the Microsoft operating system. We refer to Start menu, where we find a list of all the programs installed on the computer, system utilities, etc.
Remember that the Start menu was one of the items recovered in Windows 10 because in the previous version, Microsoft had decided to replace the Start menu with the famous mosaics. In the latest version of the system, the Start menu is available again, but it is a mix between the Windows 7 Start menu and the Windows 8 thumbnails.
To enlarge the icons of the Start menu or thumbnails, you must open the Start menu, go to the corresponding thumbnail and click with the button right mouse button on the. This will show us a menu where we find the option resize. We select it and options of small, medium, large and large will be shown to us. Therefore, we can choose the one we prefer to enlarge the Start menu icons.