Home > Desktop Icons > Desktop Icons Rearranged To Laptop Monitor From External Monitor

Desktop Icons Rearranged To Laptop Monitor From External Monitor

Reply StacyN October 24, 2016 at 6:15 am # It works - temporarily - and as soon as you reboot then next time the file/problem just recreates itself. A freeware version is available from tinyurl.com/qmuctl, which will do exactly what you want. Windows is being an ass. –Dov Oct 6 '16 at 11:26 @Dov lol... In the Drop-Down Menu, Click the option Refresh.3. http://gagc.net/desktop-icons/multi-monitor-icon-placement.php

Make sure that hidden items are visible by clicking the View tab then check the box Hidden items within the Show/hide group. Yes, I get it, you would like an option to turn it off. So, what is causing this?First let me say, I have already checked, auto arrange is NOT on. villandraOct 15, 2012, 12:15 PM davwee said: If using windows 7 right click on the desktop go into personalize, click on change desk top icons on the left of the screen,

If not, then I guess I will have to put up with it – I had the same problem when running Windows XP. I do have a dual monitor setup, I have a 22" asus monitor hooked up through HDMI to DVI (HDMI end is on the monitor), and then a 40" tv hooked Thus i do sometimes open some windows or drag a window or so to the other... Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build.

saransound1 176.038 görüntüleme 1:24 Daha fazla öneri yükleniyor... More likely, the reboot prompted by the update process resulted in the icons rearranging. either thats the problem or it's a huge coincidence. Reply Ed Kranz October 31, 2016 at 2:56 pm # This fix does seem to be working-but I actually had to move an icon on the desktop to make it work.

I'd agree .. So just do this and that fixes the issue right? If my memory serves me correctly I updated from 12.11 to 12.12 for the ATI card Sunday night after it popped up and bugged me and I decided I wasnt lazy Oxymoron posts if you ask me.

Uygunsuz içeriği bildirmek için oturum açın. I also notice that the W10 start button no longer works after this happens.. When I connect a "second screen" I mostly always EXTEND, PC SCREEN ONLY, or SECOND SCREEN ONLY.  When i arrange my icons on my laptop computer the way I want them I then clicked sort and then it rearranged so there is no spacing etc.

So, what is causing this?First let me say, I have already checked, auto arrange is NOT on. Search through over 5000+ Articles! Thanks! 0 Poblano OP JMAX1201 Jan 4, 2016 at 5:02 UTC kylerobinson wrote: I've run into this constantly with switching between my laptop's screen and external screens and If my memory serves me correctly I updated from 12.11 to 12.12 for the ATI card Sunday night after it popped up and bugged me and I decided I wasnt lazy

Reply Winston Smith September 7, 2016 at 3:46 pm # Thank you, Jay. http://gagc.net/desktop-icons/all-desktop-icons-are-same.php kxmode 10.437 görüntüleme 3:34 desktop icon hide and lock in windows - Süre: 2:43. I test with another laptop and the monitor works through hdmi... Orcrist90Nov 4, 2014, 6:17 PM Okay guys!

  • franjo-croJan 29, 2015, 9:25 AM xrtpatriot said: So, as the title says, my desktop icons wont stay put.
  • Your interface will disappear.
  • Hot Network Questions Why doesn't the verified existence of heaven change characters' attitude toward death?
  • What it could be?
  • Or, check out our article on how to create Windows 10 universal app desktop shortcuts.
  • Home Desktop Icons Rearranged on Projected Monitor by JMAX1201 on Jan 1, 2016 at 2:43 UTC Software 4 Next: Intranet Service.

Yükleniyor... Giuseppe 14.611 görüntüleme 3:42 Save & Restore the location of desktop icons in Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8 - Süre: 3:34. I tried your instruction to test it; it does not function as you stated. http://gagc.net/desktop-icons/desktop-icons-bug.php Share Tweet Stop icons rearranging when screen resolution changes PC Advisor Phones Smartphone reviews Best smartphones Smartphone tips Smartphone buying advice Smartphone deals Laptops Laptops reviews Laptops tips Best laptops Laptops

Lütfen daha sonra yeniden deneyin. 5 Eyl 2015 tarihinde yayınlandıStop your desktop Icons from moving. 3 Simple checkmarks. This only just happened 2 days ago, Sunday my icons were where I put them, and not moving on their own. It's b/c the screen res.

Does Linux work with multiple monitors?

Suddenly Monday they are auto arranged on the left side in no particular order. Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın. Select "View". But it felt smoother and slightly more responsive.

So I went ahead and updated, all worked fine, shut down and booted pc back up the next day (Monday) and sure enough icons moved. Or is there a way to have all the icons just move to the external monitor. I also attempted to test it again utilizing the F5 option; the same thing happened; the screen went blank, reappeared, but the icon remain in the area I moved it to. http://gagc.net/desktop-icons/desktop-icons.php The time now is 20:10.

Yükleniyor... with the exception of the right click functionality. Reboot the computer.If that doesn't work, try this:SOLUTION 2 STEPS: (You will need to run as Administrator).1. Started pc today and all icons moved to the left side i move them and after refresh they again moved to left side.

Utilizing a search for IconCache, I was able to locate it and was able to delete it to the recycle bin. Does anyone know why this happened? Would you need to reboot your computer to make this work as you stated? About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up

It worked for me too! It also has the option to restore your icon layout automatically whenever your screen resolution changes. Changes. Related Resources Desktop icons moving around on their own solved Windows 10 icons moving on their own solved A few desktop icons randomly moving solved Desktop Icons Keep Moving!!

waldon1126Nov 8, 2014, 1:32 AM I clicked to respond to this thread (BELOW), not the one above: I was going to ask how do I make sure that I am the http://www.winability.com/how-to-i-stop-windows-from-rearranging-my-desktop-icons/ Does anyone know why Windows would rearrange icons when not asked to do so, or how to stop this from happening? Hakkında Basın Telif hakkı İçerik Oluşturucular Reklam Verme Geliştiriciler +YouTube Şartlar Gizlilik Politika ve Güvenlik Geri bildirim gönder Yeni özellikleri deneyin Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor...