How to Show, Hide or Resize Desktop Icons in Windows 10?

Windows 10 comes with several customization options. It lets you customize the Lock screen of Windows 10 to display a slideshow in place of a single image. One can configure Windows 10 to show only Tiles On Start Menu. In the latest update, Windows 10 offers to set custom Colors for Mouse Pointer. The latest offering from Microsoft allows showing/hide / resize the Desktop Icons too. There is no third-party tool required to resize/hide/show Desktop Icons from Windows 10 desktop.

How to Show, Hide or Resize Desktop Icons in Windows 10?

Step 1. Right-click on free space on Windows 10 Desktop.

Step 2. From the context menu, uncheck View > Show desktop icons. It will hide all Desktop Icons.

Step 3. To show the desktop icons, right-click on free space on Windows 10 Desktop.

Step 4. From the context menu, check View > Show desktop icons. It will display all Desktop Icons in their original position.

Step 5. To resize desktop icons in Windows 10 desktop, right-click on free space from the desktop.

Step 6. Select from three options: Large icons, Medium icons, or Small icons.

Ultimate Tips to Resize Windows 10 Desktop Icons

The best way to resize the Windows 10 Desktop Icons is to press and hold the Ctrl key and scroll the mouse’s wheel to make icons larger or smaller. Leave the scroll when you see the desired size of Desktop Icons.

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