All of us know that the taskbar icons are located on the extreme left side of the taskbar by default. Windows 10 allows you the flexibility to place them wherever you want. In this article, we will explain to you the method through which you can center the taskbar icons in Windows 10.

Centering the Taskbar Icons in Windows 10

In order to center the taskbar icons in Windows 10, you will need to perform the following steps:

Right-click anywhere on an empty space of your taskbar in order to launch a cascading menu as shown in the following image:

Right-click on taskbar

Now click on the option of Lock the Taskbar from this menu in order to uncheck it as highlighted in the image shown above.

Again, right click on any empty space of your taskbar in order to launch the same cascading menu and select the Toolbars option from this menu as highlighted in the image shown below:

Toolbars option

Now select the New Toolbar option from the sub-cascading menu as highlighted in the image shown above.

As soon as you will click on it, the New Toolbar window will appear on your screen as shown in the following image:

New Toolbar

Now you will need to create a new folder. For doing that, just click on the New Folder option on this window as highlighted in the image shown above.

You can name this folder right according to your choice. In this article, I will name this folder as CenterIcons as highlighted in the image shown below:

Create new folder

After naming your folder, click on the Select Folder button as highlighted in the image shown above.

As soon as you will click on it, you will notice that a new toolbar named as CenterIcons is created as shown in the following image:

New Toolbar CenterIcons

Now drag this newly created toolbar towards the center of your taskbar as shown in the image below:

Drag & Drop Icons

Drag the icons that you have pinned to your taskbar towards your newly created toolbar as shown in the following image:

Dragged Icons

Now right click on the CenterIcons toolbar in order to launch a cascading menu as shown in the image below:

Right-Click on New Toolbar

Finally, click on Lock the Taskbar option from this menu in order for the changes to take effect. Now, you will be able to see all your taskbar icons centered as shown in the following image:

Lock the taskbar

Conclusion

By following the method discussed in this article, you can easily center the taskbar icons in Windows 10. This method is quite simple and convenient to use and whenever you feel that you do not want to have the centered icons anymore, then you can simply right click on your toolbar and then select the close toolbar option in order to retain the default position of your taskbar icons.

How to Center the Taskbar Icons in Windows 10
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