Nailing icons to desktop on Windows 7 Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Desktops Icons Last response: March 4, 2012 6:41 PM in Windows 7 Share Sondra March 4, 2012 5:41:09 PM Hello, I am unable to nail the icons to the desktop in Windows 7. Help. Sondra More about : nailing icons desktop windows anort3 a b $ Windows 7 March 4, 2012 6:02:52 PM You just need a bigger hammer. Right click > Send To > Desktop ( Create Shortcut ). m 0 l frombehind March 4, 2012 6:41:48 PM @ anot3: nice thinking =] @ Sondra: If you dont like your icons moving on you... arrange them how you like, then go to start, shutdown.... but hold shift while you click shutdown. this will force the PC to remember the icon positions. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 7 Desktop Icons Won't Load Forum Lock windows 7 desktop icons in place Forum Can not move my icons on the desktop in windows 7 Forum Icons on my Windows 7 desktop Forum Desktop icons dont click open in windows 7 Forum My windows 7 desktop shortcut icons are not working Forum Windows 7 Desktop Icons Gone Forum How to stop desktop icons from moving on a windows 7 computer Forum Locking icons to desktop with windows 7 64 bit Pro Forum How do i unlock my desktop icons on windows 7 Forum Lost all icons and start menue on desktop on acer windows 7 Forum Icons on my Windows 7 desktop Forum ATI 5770+Windows 7 Desktop with no icons or taskbar Forum Solvedmissing icons and desktop windows 8 Forum how can I get my windows 8 desktop icons to look right? they are sort of greyed out - but still are usable. Also the clock i Forum Unwanted desktop icons windows 8.1 Forum Windows 7 put icon on all users desktop Forum My webcam does not bring the icon on the desktop in windows 7 Forum Desktop Icons Scramble Everytime I reboot?? Win 7 Forum SolvedWindows XP Desktop Icons Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !