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Is it possible to lock/pin icons in place in Windows 7?

Is it possible to lock/pin icons in place in Windows 7?

Does anybody know of a way (in Windows 7) to lock/pin the desktop icons in place once you have arranged them?

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Guest [Entry]

"Try pressing F5 after arranging or adding icons, or right-click the desktop and click 'Refresh'. That should lock the current icons in place.

Caveat: If you change a document with MS office it'll delete the old icon and generate a new one. I use OpenOffice which seems to leave the icons intact."
Guest [Entry]

"DesktopOK as stated here, supposedly allows multiple icon configurations to be saved and reselected.
http://www.online-tech-tips.com/computer-tips/how-to-save-your-desktop-icon-layout-in-windows-xp/

http://download.cnet.com/DesktopOK-64-bit/3000-2072_4-75152737.html"