DesktopOK - Save and restore the positions of the Windows 11, 10, ... Desktop Icons!
Update on: 18 May 2022
Suitable for : Windows 11, Windows 10, 8.1, 7, ... , Server 2012-2019, 2022, x64, x32, x86
Save and restore the positions of the Windows Desktop Icons and many helpful Windows Desktop-Tools for private, office and commercial usage.
DesktopOK is a small but effective solution for user that have to change the screen resolution often. It is also good for windows users who often have to work with a projector on the notebook eg laptop or tablet-pc on all MS Windows! so the name is Desktop O.K. and not only Icon Save, the program has also other helpful functions for daily works on all windows os!
Key Features in DesktopOK
◆ Save your favorite icon locations for each screen resolution.
◆ Helpful Desktop tools for windows
◆ Easily minimize all of the windows on your screen
◆ Autosave the Desktop Icon Layout
◆ Maximize the number of windows desktop icon
◆ Change Windows Desktop Icon Size
◆ Auto hide and display desktop icons
Other specifications and possibilities
◆ Low system resource usage
◆ Launch at Windows startup.
◆ Portable Windows app.
◆ Each user can then have his own arrangement.
◆ Run in to tray area for easy access.
◆ Change Language
Why save the desktop icons
Especially for users who often have to change the screen resolution, such as webmasters or gamers. Or also for potential users who often have to work with a projector on a notebook. (Here too, the resolution on the notebook is happy to change).
After this change, an icon chaos can be found on the desktop as if a bomb had struck. Likewise, when working with docking devices, desktop bars and windows, the icon position shifts and is not correctly restored if this was not anticipated by the respective program!
The advantage of DesktopOK is the size of the program, less than 300 K, also that no installation is required and the 32 bit version has no disadvantages compared to the 64 bit version, so it has an EXE for all MS Windows OS. Simply place it on the desktop and get started. The program also has many other tools!
Due to the integrated additional desktop tools, it is almost indispensable on every Windows PC, so the name is also desktop OK and not just Icon Save. I would like to expand it with other useful functions, so it lives up to the name, you can find these in the Tools menu, most of them are self-explanatory!
DesktopOK is a random product from FavoritenFreund, but has long been one of the most popular programs in Germany.
The Installation of DesktopOK
The Freeware DesktopOK does not have to be installed and can be executed easily from the desktop, and can be carried on a small usb-stick or other memory device. Start the program. The first time that you use it the program it will present you with a license screen. The program is free and the license info is only displayed the first time (per PC).
From Version 4.24 by default, the DesktopOK.ini will be created in the folder %APPDATA%/DesktopOK
For portable use
, please create or copy in DesktopOK working directory the DesktopOK.ini.
Supported Operating systems
Save and Restore Desktop Icons is suitable for: Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 10 Home,
Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise and Pro, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise and Pro,
Windows 7, Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium + Professional, Windows 7 Starter + Ultimate,
, X64, x86 and x32 all Windows, MS Windows Server 2019, 2016,2012, .
Here you will find some helpful information:
► ... Extra Info Pages and ► ... DesktopOK FAQ
|# DesktopOK Versions History|
|New in version 9.88 // 18 May 2022 |
Small corrections in the DesktopOK Tools
Update of the language files
Testing on MS Windows 11 OS for next build
|New in version 9.85 // 4 May 2022 |
Bug fix in pixel color query tool in DesktopOK tools to get the R,G,B color values from a desktop pixel.
Update of the language files in for MS Windows OS.
|New in version 9.83 // 22 April 2022 |
Corrections and improvements in the DesktopOK Windows Tools
Updates to the language files
|New in version 9.81 // 11 April 2022 |
Corrections in the dark theme under MS Windows 11 and 10 operating systems
Updates to the language files in Desktop OK for all MS Windows OS
|New in version 9.77 // 30 March 2022 |
General improvements in restoring desktop icon layouts
Important update of the language files
... complete Versions History
|# DesktopOK is multilingual and a popular program worldwide:|
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* DesktopOK - Save and restore the positions of the Windows 11, 10, ... Desktop Icons!
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