Windows 10: Windows 10 Icon Placement Solved


  1. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Pro
       13 Aug 2015 #1

    Windows 10 Icon Placement


    I am having trouble placing icons right above the task bar. On my screen there is about an inch or two inches worth of space between the task bar and the lowest spot on my screen I can place an icon. Is there any way to fix this?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter
       13 Aug 2015 #2

    If I need to post a screenshot to show what I mean please let me know.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    14 Aug 2015 #3

    I think you can fuss with vertical spacing keys in Registry to adjust things, but what I do as a workaround:

    Place another icon above the one that you want to have just above the taskbar. Select both icons (drag the mouse around them so they are both in the highlight) then move them as a group until the top one (the one that you randomly placed at the top) is at the location which is currently the lowest you can place them (i.e. the "inch or two inches" above the task bar). Release your mouse button. The icon you want to place at the bottom is now there, although possibly with the icon text hidden behind the task bar. You can return the other icon (the one at the top of the group you dragged) to its original location.

    That sounds confusing, but it's really simple. I'll reword it if I find an easier way to say it!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Today when i opened my laptop, the ''Notifications'' icon was little different. Does anyone know what that means and how i can bring it back to normal? EDIT: Problem solved. It was the ''Quiet hour'' icon little bug thingy, and fixed it by...
Well in the whole register screen they have that click here to verify you are a hooman box, because they really hate AI's but that seems to be near the top after the basic account login info, I personally found by the time I had made sure I had the...
Centred windows placement in Customization
Does anyone know why windows 10 opens windows in various positions instead of placing them in the centre of the screen? On windows 7 & 8.1 the program or explorer windows were always centred in the middle of the screen but since I have upgraded...
Solved 10240 edge placement in Browsers and Email
Anyone annoyed or experiencing edge always opens in other places than where you were before? :(
Ghost icon in Windows 10 in Software and Apps
Hi After the latest win 10 preview update, I have a ghost icon left from a MUI app in the start menu. App isn't installed, clicking does nothing. It's just there with the @{xxxxxxx} crap, and it's actually annoying me. I looked in the...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 17:55.
Find Us