Change space between icons in Windows Explorer


  1.    10 Mar 2009 #1
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    Change space between icons in Windows Explorer


    Hi
    Is there a possibility to change space between icons in windows explorer. I wanted to make it shorter, like in Windows XP. Can you help? I added an imge to show what space I think about.
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  2.    10 Mar 2009 #2
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    Re: Change space between icons in Windows Explorer


    Hello Yaroray, and welcome to Vista Forums.

    You should be able to use the Advanced Apearance settings to adjust this. Adjusting the Icon Spacing (horizontal) and Icon Spacing (vertical) item's size should do it.

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3.    10 Mar 2009 #3
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    Re: Change space between icons in Windows Explorer


    Thanks a lot, I just did it. You're great. Thanks again
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  4.    10 Mar 2009 #4
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    Re: Change space between icons in Windows Explorer


    You're welcome Yaroray.
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