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Windows 7: Icons move after remote desktop connection

06 Feb 2012   #1
Melting Point

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Icons move after remote desktop connection

When I connect to my PC from my laptop via Remote Desktop, it moves all my icons. Is there any way to disable this?

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06 Feb 2012   #2

XP / Win7 x64 Pro

This probably happens from your laptop screen size being smaller/different than your desktop screen size, so it rearranges them all when you connect in order to display them on your smaller/different screen. Unfortunately, there's no way to prevent this that I know of other than connecting with a system of the same screen size.
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