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How change the size of a Tile, rearrange the Tiles into groups or pin (add) a Tile to the Windows User Interface (UI) Start screen.

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Follow these steps to change the size of a Tile on the Windows User Interface (UI) Start screen.

  1. In the new Windows UI Start screen, right-click an empty area of the screen, and then click the Customize button.
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    NOTE: If you are using a touch screen, swipe your finger up from the bottom of the Start screen to display the Customize button.

  2. On the Customize screen, right-click the Tile you want to resize, and then click the Resize icon.
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Follow these steps to rearrange Tiles to place them in different groups or locations on the Windows UI Start screen.

  1. In the new Windows UI Start screen, right-click an empty area of the screen, and then click the Customize button.
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  2. On the Customize screen, click and hold the Tile you want to rearrange, and then drag the tile to the desired Group or location on the screen.
  3. Repeat the procedure until all the Tiles are where you want them.
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Follow these steps to pin (add) a Tile to the Windows UI Start screen, follow these steps:

  1. In the new Windows UI Start screen, use the right arrow key to scroll the screen all the way to the right, and then click the down arrow.
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  2. In the All Apps screen, locate and right-click the icon for the app you wish to pin (add) to the Start screen. 
  3. On the Customize screen, click Pin to Start.
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    NOTE: You can also click Pin to taskbar option if you wish to pin a shortcut to the selected Tile to the Desktop taskbar.