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I would like to change the way my desktop icons look. I want them to look sort of like the start menu. Where they would be in a list style, with the icon itself smaller and the text to the right of it so you can stack them closer together.

Is there any way to do this in Windows itself? I looked but couldn't find any way. If not, are there any programs that would do this? Free or not.


edit: found a program - http://desktoplistview.tk/
Edited by Backfat - 2/10/11 at 4:18pm
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Yes you can,install tuneup utilities 2009 and you will have in the customize menu the option to change the icons,good luck!
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Thanks for the input. I tried the program out, however it only lets me change the spacing of the icons, not actually move the text to the right of it.
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I found something that works for free! Woot!

http://desktoplistview.tk/
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Good if you managed to get something that works.
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