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Prevent themes from changing Desktop icons

Allow or Prevent themes from changing Desktop icons in Windows 10

The Windows operating system offers you great liberty in customizing its user interface. Users like to change themes, windows colors, icons, mouse pointers, desktop wallpapers and even tweak the Windows Registry or hack system files to give it and its […]

Virtual Desktop Managers

Top 3 free Virtual Desktop Managers for Windows 10 / 8 / 7

Virtual Desktop Manager is a tool that helps user to distribute and organize the work load on a computer. These programs allow users, to manage the virtual space of a computer – it acts like a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) to […]

Program Compatibility Troubleshooter shortcut

Create Program Compatibility Troubleshooter desktop shortcut

Programs or applications designed for earlier versions of Windows may also work in higher versions of Windows, but some may run poorly or not at all. As a last resort, one can try running the Program Compatibility Troubleshooter to simulate the behavior […]

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Desktop Icons not working in Windows 10 / 8 / 7

Are you facing and issue, where you find that your desktop icons are not working or showing in Windows 10 / 8 / 7? Usually, this happens if the file associations are messed up. Before telling you how to fix […]

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Fix: Cannot change desktop background in Windows 7 / 8 / 10

Most of us enjoy displaying out favorite Desktop Background or Wallpaper on our Windows Desktop. But, if you find for some reason that you cannot change the desktop background or wallpaper in Windows 10 or Windows 8 / 7, you may try […]

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Boot directly to Desktop in Windows 8.1

One of the complaints which most Windows users have is the inability to boot Windows directly to the desktop, instead of the Start Screen. Sure you could install 3rd-party freeware to do it, but not everybody was interested in doing […]

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BetterDesktopTools: Expose & Spaces like features for Windows

Managing multiple windows can be a tedious task when multitasking. This is a usual problem faced by web designers, PCB designers, copywriters, app managers and even common household users. Anyhow, there is an excellent solution to this problem in the […]

Save and restore desktop icons position layout

Lock, Save and restore desktop icons position layout in Windows

Fed up of changes in the arrangement of your desktop icons, after every change in screen resolutions? The solution to this frustrating problem is DesktopOK. DesktopOK is a free and tiny utility that lets you save, restore, lock desktop icons position and layout. […]

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