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Derek <Derek@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say:
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> My desktop icons keep moving around - they arrange themselves
> randomly every time I reboot. How do I keep them where I put them?
> "Lock desktop items" under Display/web properties does not appear to
> be working.
You might try this tool:
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