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Windows 7: where does w7 store icons positions?

08 Mar 2015   #1

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
where does w7 store icons positions?


may i know where does w7 store icons positions?

i see i can move on the left or on the right the foobar icon

and when i close foobar , and restart foobar windows 7 remembers the position
i mean if i move on the left the icon , and i close foobar , windows 7 will open and set the icon on the left

if i move the icon on the right between the black arrow , windows 7 will set the icon everytime there

can i know where does w7 store such information about system tray icon position?


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08 Mar 2015   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

No idea really, but you can try using Regshot to track any modifications made.

What I would do is to do a first shot with Regshot, then move an icon, then take a second shot and look at the differences report to try to find it.
My guess is that it's somewhere in the registry in HKEY_CURRENT_USER.
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