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Windows 7: how to save the arrangement of my DESKTOP ICONS ?

12 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
how to save the arrangement of my DESKTOP ICONS ?

My desktop icons arrangement are always messing up after i restart , shutdown , i opened exe's like DOTA , nba2k12 etc etc. i dont know what to do . ive done checking the setting but there's no problem with it . i didnt change anything .. PLEASE HELP . :)

here's my SCREENIES ..

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12 Nov 2012   #2
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After you postiion the icons, rightclick a blank area of the desktop and click Refresh.
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12 Nov 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.

its not working .. still the same
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12 Nov 2012   #4

Windows 10x64 Build 1709

Try this. Right click on your desktop. Choose Personalize. On the left side find "change desktop icons". Theres a box that says " Allow themes to change desktop icons", uncheck that. Reboot and see if that worked.
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12 Nov 2012   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Gen,

You might also see if the free program DeskSave or DesktopOK may work for you for saving desktop icons and positions.

Hope this helps, :)
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