Show, hide, or resize desktop icons

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Here's how to show icons, hide them, or change their size in Windows.

To show or hide desktop icons

Right-click (or press and hold) the desktop, point to View, and then select Show desktop icons to add or clear the check mark.
Show desktop icons
 
 

To resize desktop icons 

Right-click (or press and hold) the desktop, point to View, and then select Large icons, Medium icons, or Small icons.