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Recover the drop down slider to pick ico/folder size

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    Recover the drop down slider to pick ico/folder size

    Is there a way to have that slider again to adjust a more precise icon size in explorer ?

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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Would this help ?

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    unfortunately not, I tried that, it's funny, Microsoft always tries to remove original functions as they keep "updating" their os..
    the slider present in win7 & previous os's allowed me to change icon sizes, with the selections windows 8 offer actually & you're
    showing me, I have a fixed icon size. the slider offers progressive or regressive personalized icon sizes which is helpful on different
    machines/screen sizes & helps when a specific size prevents the display of some icons that don't contain different sizes .. .
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    "Ribbon Disabler for Windows 8" Recovers it .. .
    Last edited by delicate; 16 Jul 2013 at 16:10.
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    ugh, sorry folks, I believe this crashes explorer, it worked until I restarted
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    The Best Way to Get Rid of Windows 8 Explorer Ribbon - Tweaking with Vishal

    fixed .. .

    adieu ribbon..

    Ps: don't advise you to use patches, they give you surprises, I tried 2 of them, they didn't work.
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    Windows live mail & other ribbon dependant Microsoft apps may not open, if you reinstall such apps, you migh recover the stupid dll. there are tones of alternatives for wlm, even a clone if wanted for those who like wlm: The E-Mail Client - Home
    Last edited by delicate; 18 Jul 2013 at 07:00.
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Recover the drop down slider to pick ico/folder size
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