The option has always been unticked on my PC . ERUNT M8 Clipboard Quick Startup Back to top #8 Flevokiwi Flevokiwi Tulip, windmill, cheese and computer advisor Moderators 7,523 posts Gender:Male Location:the Netherlands Posted 26 December 2013 - 07:30 PM That Sanjug Gupta 1.690 görüntüleme 2:54 How To Lock Your Desktop - Süre: 2:17. Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft. Source
If updating the driver does not solve the problem, try tweaking the video card settings, such as changing its resolution or the display mode. Before submitting, please solve the following simple math problem (so we know that you are not a spambot) :-) What is 9 - 6 ?Please leave these fields as-is: Useful Windows Edited by rogerthat1945 Wednesday, May 07, 2014 1:29 PM MICROSOFT SHOULD FIX IT. Here's the thing Microsoft. see it here
For example, did you know you could use the Show desktop icons to quickly hide or show all of the desktop icons at once? Hope this has helped some of us? Try again later." Using DiffMerge as the external tool of AB Commander How to erase the icon and/or thumbnail cache in Windows 8 and 10 Transferring images between your PC and
Windows 7 will normally remember where you put your icons.I have no problem having my desktop icons remain where I've put them. If so, turn off the tablet mode and you should be able to right-click on the desktop and see the menu. Clicking *on the shortcut* will access the file in its saved folder + launch the application needed to access the file. Keep Desktop Icons In Place Windows 7 After arranging your desktop the way you like it, are you logging off or shutting your system down gracefully?Do you change monitor cabling or power it/them down separately from starting/stopping your
Dammit. Windows 10 Keeps Moving My Desktop Icons Crazy, I know... Edited by rogerthat1945 Wednesday, May 07, 2014 1:27 PM Detail. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-desktop/how-can-i-lock-desktop-icons/75c03648-1478-4c7b-a8f2-392616b30728 As of Monday all desktop icons refuse to stay put.
It seems worse that ever on Windows 10 but was pretty naff on XP and Windows 7 (upgraded from these a few months ago). Desktop Ok Not exactly the best resolution, but it works. Here is how to fix it. It works well in Windows 10 Amir Hossein Choupani thxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx vary much RKO The same problem occurred to my pc some days ago after trying to control it remotely via the
Hide Question All replies Helpful answers by Prynce, Prynce Nov 11, 2008 4:37 PM in response to w.pasman Level 1 (0 points) Nov 11, 2008 4:37 PM in response to w.pasman Remember the old DOS game changes the resolution as well. Lock Desktop Icons Windows 10 Now type regedit in RUN and press Enter. Why Do My Desktop Icons Keep Moving Windows 7 I am getting so sick of having to drag them back into position.
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Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top Jaxxtaxx Posts: 1 This post has been reported. User rating: 4.7/5 Purchase or download a free trial. And furthermore, these options can be hidden by default if MS is concerned about "users" not figuring this out. http://webdtools.com/desktop-icons/desktop-icons-missing-windows-10.html Doe Jemma says: December 14, 2015 at 5:22 pm I have stumbled unto a fix for, Windows 10 desktop not remembering icon locations between boots or from sleep.
Thanks. Icon Restorer Try it and see. This way if icons get messed up one can easily reload the right icon config .
Hope this helps, Shawn My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS 64-bit Windows 10 Pro CPU Intel i7-3930K 3.2 Ghz (O/C 4 Ghz) Motherboard ASRock Clicking *on the shortcut* will access the file in its saved folder + launch the application needed to access the file. But if it is you can get around it by keeping the file/files in a folder somewhere else - My Documents might be worth consideration! - and make a desktop shortcut How To Move Desktop Icons Windows 10 Yet, when you move an icon to a new position, Windows moves it back to some other place, not the one you want.
Bart says: January 16, 2016 at 3:14 pm Go to: Settings/ Personalization/Themes. Wednesday, May 07, 2014 1:28 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote We are STILL waiting for a resolution of this? Really? Check This Out It took a couple months' research to finally find something that works (other than downloading yet another utility application as a workaround for all the various Windows 7 bugs and deficiencies)!
Regards Miket 100 Edited by miket100_merged, 30 December 2013 - 07:31 AM. 0 Back to top Back to Windows 7 - All Editions Reply to quoted postsClear The Elder Geek This problem greatly effects people who use more than one computer, and more than one monitor. Monday, September 02, 2013 5:09 PM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote I understand your dilemma having just Googled it myself. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/save-and-restore-desktop-icon-layout-in-windows-vista/ Cheers!!
Microsoft seem to do it to drive the few remaining sane brain-cells out of their freaking minds. Are you sure there isn't a fix by now? 8-/ I tried the above solution and wasn't able to locate a layout.dll or layout.reg in "my computer." I am unable Thanks Buell_Ghost Sunday, August 16, 2015 1:54 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote So I am a Mac user and I have to use a PC for work. It is quite annoying and I noticed that this forum started sometime around 2011.