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Windows 7: Desktop Icons under the Taskbar

24 Jun 2015   #21

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

I am sorry for necroing but since a solution has not been posted yet and I found it I will write it down (for the future generations).

So the problem has basically nothing to do with resolution or anything like this and its really easy to fix! I apologize that my Windows is in Czech but you don't really need to understand it (I printscreen it as a whole so you have better idea what to look for).

1) Right clicking anywhere on desktop and then display properties you will see a screen like this. You should put the same resolution on both monitors to have them aligned like this ! It is important for step two!

2) How could you possibly fix this? How about moving your main screen that is on the right a bit.

3) Voilá. Don't ask me how it works but it does so feel free to use it!

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24 Jun 2015   #22

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Are your monitors the same size/resolution? Creative solution to be honest
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24 Jun 2015   #23

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Not anymore. I just discovered it while they were and I was playing around with resolutions. Also I made the screens like this so it would be easier to understand. However, after moving it "one up" I changed the resolution on the left one to 1920x1080 and the right one stayed at 1366x768 and the icons remained :)
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