Desktop icon moves around?

  nooney 18:58 06 Jun 05

I have McAfee Virus Scan on my desk top as a shortct and it quite often changes it's a search for the pesky thing.
Is there anyway of locking it in position?
No other shortcut icon moves

  BurrWalnut 19:15 06 Jun 05

This may help click here

  watchful 19:15 06 Jun 05

I think that scanner icons do move after they've been scanning. Why not have the icon on the task bar at the bottom of the screen where you can always see it or right click desktop and try locking items in place.

  jimv7 21:54 06 Jun 05

Not quite the answer to your question, but click here

  Joe R 22:10 06 Jun 05


have you tried right clicking on your desktop, choose properties-desktop-customise desktop-web, and click on lock desktop icons and apply.

  watchful 06:44 07 Jun 05

I suggested that earlier.

Any luck nooney?

  BT 09:23 07 Jun 05

Icon Restore as suggested by Burr Walnut is the answer. I use it all the time. Its particularly useful if you have used Safe Mode and your desktop is totally messed up. It puts everything back where it was before.

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