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How to change icon size in Mac

The tip of changing icon size on Dock will really be beneficial when you have lots of icons scattered all over your desktop. It is really simple to do this:

Going to contextual menu (right click or command+click) on the desktop and select “Show View Options” a new menu will appear. This is used to organize the size and spacing of the icons.

Apart from changing the size and space between icons, this window also helps you answering these questions:

  • How to change spaces between icons on Mac?
  • How to change font size on icon labels?
  • Position of icon label i.e. bottom or right?
  • Icon preview to be enabled or not?
  • How to change 'Arrange by' type?