How to lock the desktop icons in place
original title: the desktop icons
My icons on the desktop still moved. How can I lock them in place?
RT click on the desktop, sort by, is any option checked?
Original title: lock the desktop icons - and display
Working with Windows 7 Home Premium has a problem processing 2 pieces: no matter how many times I said I want the display screen appears on the monitor, the screen of the computer, every day he arbitrarily returns to the computer screen only. That creates the 2nd problem: the desktop icons that I have arranged for the largest monitor rearrange themselves to adapt to the computer screen. Is there a way I can lock the icons in this position that I used to be able to do? Or is it possible that I can keep the display to go back to the computer screen? (I'm careful to apply the instructions to display before the specified seconds elapse).
I suggest you to go through the steps mentioned in the link and the Coachman.
On a system running Microsoft Windows 7, the desktop icons can be moved to positions at random during another monitor main screen.
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Advice would be appreciated
All of these methods also work on Windows 7 and even 8/8.1.
Maybe you can get help from a family member or a friend.
Rob - SpiritX
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I am trying to lock my desktop icons and I see the answers that the note to "check the Incons lock". Where can I find it. When I right click on the mouse and the desktop icons that I don't get the option lock. A consultant will help you. Thank you
On a box empty your office
Right click > view > deselect "auto arrange" and align the icons on a grid.
I hope this helps.
There is a ringing sound when I click on the desktop icons and nothing happens. How can I get the "unlocked" I don't know how it happened.
I have to ask - you've restarted?
Also - have you tried under a different name?
What about another mouse?
And finally - if you have a USB keyboard - unplug unit after getting connected and try it then (perhaps a stuck key).
have not tried to difficulty as long as not the slightest idea what to do.
Show, hide, or resize desktop icons
The icons on the desktop give you quick access to shortcuts. You can show or hide if you prefer a blank desktop. You can also resize
To display the desktop icons
Right-click the desktop, point to view, and then click Show Desktop icons.
If not, try a system restore to a Date before the problem began:
Do Safe Mode system restore, if it is impossible to do in Normal Mode.
Try typing F8 at startup and in the list of Boot selections, select Mode safe using ARROW top to go there > and then press ENTER.
Try a restore of the system once, to choose a Restore Point prior to your problem...
Click Start > programs > Accessories > system tools > system restore > choose another time > next > etc.
Read the above for a very good graph shows how backward more than 5 days in the System Restore Points by checking the correct box.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
I am running Windows XP and hide the desktop icons, please advise.
Right click on the desktop | Rearrange icons by | Show the desktop icons. Uncheck the box.
I can't LOCK the icon on my desktop items. I clicked right on the desktop and via the locking elements checked properties, but they are easily moved and NOT locked. I tried to lock in "Appearances and themes", but they will NOT lock. How can I get that they cease to move and stay put locking. Any help would be graciously appreciated. And, no, I'm not changing my resolution I know moves them.
Hi there, have you tried? Click with the right button on a blank space on your desktop, highlight the icons on the desktop, check on "locking up icons" and organize the uncheck'auto?
I uninstalled a program and then tried to put the icon on the desktop to the trash. I get an error message that says that the program cannot be found and try again. How can I get rid of the icon?
Reboot and see if the icon is still there. If so, try the following:
Go to control panel/Folder Options, view tab, set the options so that you can see the hidden files and folders and show protected operating system files. You should now be able to see a desktop desktop.ini file. Delete and restart. See if that helps.
Good luck, Rick Rogers, aka "Crazy" - Microsoft MVP http://mvp.support.microsoft.com Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
my desktop icons have disappered, actually I click something I shoudn't?
Its possible your user profile has become corrupted:
Corrupt user profile:
You could also try to do a restore system or stop and restart the computer.
Some of my icons on the desktop program just seem to disappear (the image itself) and are replaced by a generic windows icon. I tried to reboot etc. but that you cannot solve the problem. The program shortcut still works fine just the image that disappeared. Very annoying. Help please!
It will show you how to rebuild the IconCache so that they will display correctly.
How do I rebuild the icon Cache in Windows 7
How to Purge and rebuild the icon Cache in Windows 7 or Vista
How do I rebuild the icon Cache in Windows Vista and Windows 7
Rob Brown - MS MVP - Windows Desktop Experience: Bike - Mark Twain said it right.
Since I use my computer for graphic production, I have more disabled aero so do not flee colors through your work surface. On my XP laptop, a desktop icon I can click to minimize all open windows together there. This is handy when I want to use what is an icon on my desktop, but does not have added to the taskbar. How to create this icon. I don't want the version coming by right clicking on the windows Explorer icon, I just real desktop to appear. Thanks, Dave
Make your choice.
How to really pin the Show Desktop to the taskbar in Windows 7
How to create a shortcut on the Show Desktop in Windows 7
Bruce Hagen ~ MS - MVP [Mail]
my desktop icons have disappered help.
1. what operating system is installed on the computer?
2 have you made any changes to the computer before the show?
Method 1: See the following steps:
(a) right click on the desktop
(b) to enlarge the view
(c) click on the icons in the Office see the
Method 2: Restore the computer to a date when it was working fine before.
System Restore: frequently asked questions:
I was working on my computer when I must have accidentally hit something and now everything is huge and I don't see even not all the icons on my desktop. It's like I'm blind and everything is amplified. How can I change this back?
try a restore of the system before this happened
If necessary do in safe mode
Using the F8 method:
- Restart your computer.
- When the computer starts, you will see your computer hardware are listed. When you see this information begins to tap theF8 key repeatedly until you are presented with theBoot Options Advanced Windows Vista.
- Select the Safe Mode option with the arrow keys.
- Then press enter on your keyboard to start mode without failure of Vista.
- To start Windows, you'll be a typical logon screen. Connect to your computer and Vista goes into safe mode.
- Do whatever tasks you need and when you are done, reboot to return to normal mode.
try to get your site in manufacturere graphics or computer cards and find the driver download section
Search your computer or graphics card model number based on what you have and download and install the latest graphics drivers for vista
THEN try to make the screen of solution of problems
Change the screen resolution
Screen resolution refers to the clarity of the text and images on your screen. At higher resolutions, items appear sharper. They appear also smaller, so more items adapted to the screen. At lower resolutions, fewer items adapted to the screen, but they are larger and easier to see. At very low resolutions, however, images may have serrated edges.
For example, 640 × 480 is a lower screen resolution, and 1600 × 1200 is higher. CRT monitors generally display a resolution of 800 × 600 or 1024 × 768. LCD monitors can better support the higher resolutions. If you can increase your screen resolution depends on the size and capability of your monitor and the type of video card you have.Text and images are sharper and smaller at high screen resolutionsText is larger and easier to read at low screen resolutions, but images are rasterized and number of items adapted to the screen
Open display settings by clicking on the button start , by clicking on Control Panel, appearance and personalization, clickingPersonalization and then clicking display settings.
Under resolution, move the slider to the desired resolution, then clickApply.
When you change the screen resolution, it affects all users who log on the computer.
When you set your monitor to a screen resolution that it will not support, the screen will go black for a few seconds while the monitor returns to the original resolution
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