Wish the desktop icons in Windows 10 were bigger and easier to tap on your touchscreen laptop?

Or would you rather such shortcuts didn't take up as much real estate space on your laptop? Not to worry, here's how to change the icon size in Windows 10.

How to change the icon size in Windows 10 1. Right-click on an empty space on the desktop.

2. Select View from the contextual menu.

3. Select either Large icons, Medium icons, or Small icons. The default is medium icons.

How to change the size of the taskbar icons If you want to change the size of the icons in your taskbar, there's a different setting for that, which will also change the size of text, apps, and other items across Windows 10.

1. Right-click on an empty space on the desktop. 2. Select Display settings from the contextual menu. 3. Move the slider under "Change the size of text, apps, and other items" to 100%, 125%, 150%, or 175%.

4. Hit Apply at the bottom of the settings window. Windows might ask you to log out and log back in for a more consistent experience.