Did you know… You can toggle between small icons and large icons in the New Project Dialog? – #155

It is amazing how many times I’ve pulled up on the New Project Dialog in my lifetime and never noticed the Small / Large icons buttons in the upper right hand side.

Okay, be honest, how long have you been using Visual Studio and are just now noticing them for the first time?  =)  For me, i had been on the actual VS team for a year before someone pointed them out to me.  Learn something new every day…

Small Icons in New Project Dialog

Large Icons in New Project Dialog

Comments (7)

  1. ccatto says:

    Hey Now Sara,

    I like this feature, I’m a details/list view person.

    Thx 4 the info,


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  3. Jignesh says:

    Is there any shorkcut key to toggle these icons? 🙂

  4. Ravi Kishore says:


    bad tip

    i have some tios like this how can i post them to you

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