HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop\WindowMetrics

Data type


Default value


Number of pixels

(Depends on video driver.)


Specifies the size of the shell large icon that the Windows Explorer interface uses.

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Windows 2000 does not add this entry to the registry. You can add it by editing the registry or by using a program that edits the registry.

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This value is determined by the video driver on the computer. Do not change the value of this entry.