Windows 10 icons resetting position fix

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Windows 10 icons resetting position fix

If you are experiencing that your desktop icons are resetting position, there are a few ways to solve this.

 

OPTION 1

Toogle Auto arrange icons and align icons to grid by right clicking on desktop -> View

 

OPTION 2

Delete the cache file which is located at C:\Users\YOURUSERNAME\AppData\Local\IconCache.db ( You can also type %USERPROFILE% on windows start search )

 

OPTION 3

If you have 2 displays, put one shortcut or file on the second screen. This will fix the resetting issue for most users with more than one screen.

Windows 10 icons resetting position fix november 11th, 2020 Aksel Lian

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