Alphabetize desktop Tags: Configuration Desktop Icons Desktops Windows XP Last response: July 23, 2010 10:50 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous July 22, 2010 10:00:39 PM Hello, how do you get win xp to alpha desktop icons. it refuses when clicking auto arrange? More about : alphabetize desktop tigsounds July 22, 2010 10:22:09 PM Quote:Hello, how do you get win xp to alpha desktop icons. it refuses when clicking auto arrange? Try "Arrange Icons by:" Name bmathews July 23, 2010 10:50:02 PM Try selecting "arrange by type" instead of "arrange by name". It will group the icons and alphabetize them within each group. I hope this helps! Brett M, Windows Outreach Team Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Alphabetical listing on Desktop Forum Desktop Menu Alphabetizing Forum Arranging Icons on the desktop by "subject" and alphabetically Forum My problem is in the Windows XP Desktop Menu which pops up on the right side of Forum Alphabetizing Desktop Icons Forum desktop inactive Forum How to customize XP desk top pop-up menu Forum Alphabetizing file listing Forum BulletProof software Forum IE Temp files Forum Desktop and favorites folders-need to move from one drive to another Forum Playing music over external desktop Forum Desktop icons always reset Forum How to unlock desktop icons on Windows 98 Forum My final desktop build for gamming looking for some input on it Forum Getting past administrative password Forum Desktop restore did not work Forum Windows XP startup goes to blank desktop Forum [Solved] After deleting shortcuts from Desktop reappear in windows xp Forum Lost desktop icons & toolbar Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !