How to Add Icons to Your Windows Desktop

Published January 8, 2015 by Admin

Basically, at the beginning after you install your Windows including Windows 8 and Windows 7, you will notice that on your desktop, there are only some basic icons like Recycle Bin or others which are activated by the PC manufacturer. So, it required some steps to add more icons like Network, Computer, User’s File and Control Panel to your desktop. Now, let’s see how to add those icons to your desktop.

Step 1: please right click on a blank space of the desktop, and then click Personalize from the appearing menu.


Step 2: go to Change desktop icons which is in the left panel of the window.

change desk icons

Step 3: Now, you can come into the Desktop Icon settings. On this window, you can select which icons that you wish to display on the desktop. After you select the icons you want, click Apply and OK to save the changes.

select desk icons

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