1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 164
    windows 10
       25 Jul 2015 #1

    Drunk Desktop Icons


    Since this morning's reboot all desktop icons have changed size and are now located on the left hand side of the screen. After returning them to the place I've selected if I re-reboot the story is the same. I am using Windows Defender at present, because one of the "how-tos" said it could be Anti-Virus Software related. I previously had Norton 360 (I tried all their fixes also)I have tried web fixes for windows 7 but none work. Any ideas "O Hall of Geniuses".
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  2. Joined : Oct 2014
    Mid-Hudson Valley, NYS
    Posts : 255
    Windows 10 & Windows 10 Insider Program, Linux Mint 18
       25 Jul 2015 #2

    AFTommy said: View Post
    Since this morning's reboot all desktop icons have changed size and are now located on the left hand side of the screen. After returning them to the place I've selected if I re-reboot the story is the same. I am using Windows Defender at present, because one of the "how-tos" said it could be Anti-Virus Software related. I previously had Norton 360 (I tried all their fixes also)I have tried web fixes for windows 7 but none work. Any ideas "O Hall of Geniuses".
    If all else fails take a gander at Stardock's http://www.stardock.com/products/fences/.

    Rich
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  3. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 4,340
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       25 Jul 2015 #3

    Make sure Auto Arrange is not checked,.

    Right click on desktop, point to View.
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  4. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 164
    windows 10
       25 Jul 2015 #4

    Drunk Icons part deux


    The only things checked in View are:
    --Classic Icons
    --Align to Grid
    --Show Desktop Icons
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