How do I create a custom desktop icon?

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  1. Click the Start menu and select Settings.
  2. Click Personalization.
  3. Click Themes.
  4. Click Desktop icon settings.
  5. Click Change Icon.
  6. Select a new icon and click OK.
  7. Click OK.

How do I create a shortcut icon?

How do I create a shortcut to a website on my desktop?

To create a desktop shortcut to a website using Google Chrome, go to a website and click the three-dot icon in the top-right corner of your browser window. Then go to More tools > Create shortcut. Finally, name your shortcut and click Create.

How do I make Windows 10 open to desktop?

Select the Task View button on the taskbar (or press the Windows key plus the Tab key or swipe from the left edge of the screen.). Thumbnail versions of open windows appear. As well, the New Desktop button appears in the upper-left corner of the screen. Select the New Desktop button.

Why can’t I get to my desktop in Windows 10?

Go to Settings/System/Tablet Mode and turn it off and set the “When I sign in” selection to Go to the desktop.

How do I unhide icons on my desktop?

To show or hide desktop icons

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Right-click (or press and hold) the desktop, point to View, and then select Show desktop icons to add or clear the check mark. Note: Hiding all the icons on your desktop doesn’t delete them, it just hides them until you choose to show them again.

How do I change from Tablet mode to desktop mode?

Click System, then select Tablet Mode in the left panel. A tablet mode submenu appears. Toggle Make Windows more touch-friendly when using your device as a tablet to On to enable Tablet mode. Set this to Off for desktop mode.

How do I get desktop view?

Google Chrome for Android provides a handy option for quickly viewing the desktop version of websites. Simply visit the site, then select “Menu” > “Request desktop site“.