In Surface tablet’s Windows 8 Metro Start screen, all Metro apps have custom-designed colorful tiles, and non-Metro system file apps or installed program apps just squares with the app name and icon. Metro Apps tiles come in two sizes: a larger rectangle box or a small box. The tutorial below will explain how to resize Metro app tiles on Surface tablet.
To Make a Larger Metro App Tile Smaller
* From the Start screen, tap and hold on only one larger Metro app tile. Some options will pop up at the bottom. Tap on the “Smaller” option.
To Make a Smaller Metro App Tile Larger
* Tap and hold on only one smaller Metro app tile, and then tap on the “Larger” option at the bottom.