1.    23 Jul 2016 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 35
    Windows 10

    Icons Layout Backup


    Hi! I wonder if there is a way or a program that allows to save the desktop icons positions and layout. I don't mean that I have an issue with icons not preserving their position after a reboot, I mean I would like to have a backup in order to restore my layout quickly, for example after restoring the icon cache ecc...

    I remember that, in the XP times, there was a dll (well, two: one for saving and one for restoring). Any suggestion?
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  2.    23 Jul 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 22
    windows 10

    I use "desktopok". Though not as convenient as the dll you mentioned, this seems to work well.
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  3.    23 Jul 2016 #3
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 35
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    Quote Originally Posted by simpk5 View Post
    I use "desktopok". Though not as convenient as the dll you mentioned, this seems to work well.
    Thank you for your suggestion simpk5, I'll give desktopok a try for sure!
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  4.    01 Jan 2017 #4
    Join Date : Mar 2016
    Posts : 63
    Win 10 Pro x64

    Desktop OK has worked for me for several years--but as of this week, it no longer does. I have a two-display setup, and for the past few days, the stuff on the left-hand screen (display 2) keeps migrating to the right-hand screen (Display 1), and some of the icons on the right-hand screen shift, too.

    I'm running Win 10 Pro x64, nView Desktop Manager, & DisplayFusion (which I'm not so sure I need).
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