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Desktop icons keep moving after screen resize

  1. #1


    Posts : 19
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Desktop icons keep moving after screen resize


    I often use split screen on W8.1 to have say TV on as I type emails. In other words, I drag the TV app to one side of the screen and have the desktop on the other side. When I close the TV app and expand the desktop app to full screen, the icons move around. Does anyone know a way to stop the icons moving please? Many thanks.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 19
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    I've found the solution. I've unticked Align icons to grid in Desktop>View.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Desktop icons keep moving after screen resize
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