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Old 10-05-2014, 07:59 PM   #1
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So I Just arranged my desktop icons how I wanted them, did some internet browsing, and went back to the desktop to find all the icons had been moved. Any idea what might be causing this?
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Old 10-05-2014, 08:02 PM   #2
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Old 10-05-2014, 08:09 PM   #3
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It's already unchecked. The rearranging that happens is random.
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Old 10-06-2014, 04:30 AM   #4
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I want the icons aligned to a grid though.
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