change icon spacing back to Windows 7/8/8.1 defaults

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by nexus76, Mar 22, 2015.

  1. nexus76

    nexus76 MDL Addicted

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    Hey,

    maybe you noticed microsoft changed the grid metrics for the icons on the desktop.
    It appears to be settings for bigger (4K) screens.

    However it can be changed easily by registry value. The original values from windows 7/8/8.1 was

    -1125

    instead of -1710.

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  2. DJxSpeedy

    DJxSpeedy MDL Senior Member

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