Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: Win 7 64 dsktop ... Desktop Icons move and resize.

15 Jun 2012   #1

Win 7 64 Professional
 
 
Win 7 64 dsktop ... Desktop Icons move and resize.

My desktop Icons are locked in place. I move them to desire position and when I REFRESH the desktop, they return to previous position. They also change size after a reboot. Can someone assist me with this problem.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

22 Jun 2012   #2

Windows 7 (XP, by Virtualization)
 
 

Hey mate,

This sounds annoying. I have had similar experiences when booting into Windows 7 with the monitor off, in which case Windows 7 assumes a particular resolution because it cannot communicate with the Monitor, and at other times as a result of manually changing the resolution.

I suggest that you download an excellent program called Fences:

Fences - Windows Desktop Organization Software

With Fences you can permanently arrange your desktop items, and when your resolution changes, Fences adjusts accordingly. This program won't benefit the size of the icons as such, but it will certainly help you to put the icons where you want, and more importantly "keep them there!".

Best of luck

Regards,

Davo
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Win 7 64 dsktop ... Desktop Icons move and resize.





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Win 7 64 dsktop ... Desktop Icons move and resize.
Thread Forum
Desktop Icons Move after SendTo command General Discussion
desktop icons doesn't move General Discussion
Icons move after remote desktop connection General Discussion
Desktop icons copy when I move them General Discussion
Dsktop Icons not staying in position General Discussion
Desktop icons move next to folders? General Discussion
Desktop icons move after every re boot General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:51 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33