switch from icons to list view

Hay guys,
can anyone tell me here howda switch from icon view to simple list view when i am importing mesh or something ctr+F1 …the huge icons block long names from showing and that is driving me up my high walls here…
thanx for answer:cool:

There is (of course) an icon for it in the header =)

thanx for reply, but can u be more specific¨?