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Windows 7: rearranging icons

08 May 2011   #1

windows 7 enterprise x32
rearranging icons

Whenever I play Counter Strike,my icons get rearranged and it's quite annoying.Whenever I hit the windows bar so I can check the messenger or whenever I close the game it happens.Please help.

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08 May 2011   #2

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I think Fences, is what you need
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08 May 2011   #3

windows 7 enterprise x32

na mate,i just want them to stick into palce when i close the game,i don't think i need programs for that
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