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DesktopOK Alternatives

DesktopOK is described as 'Saves and restores the positions of desktop shortcuts' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are nine alternatives to DesktopOK for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is altdrag, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DesktopOK are ReIcon, ICU - Icon Configuration Utility, Desktop Restore and IconRestorer.

DesktopOK alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be Desktop Customization Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of DesktopOK.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Saves and restores the positions of desktop shortcuts.

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  1. altdrag icon

    altdrag

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    AltDrag allows you to move and resize windows much easier. When you have it running you can simply hold down the Alt key and then use your mouse to drag any window, and it doesn't matter where in the window you click.

    ⚫︎ Portablealtdrag can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. ReIcon icon

    ReIcon

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    ReIcon is portable freeware that enables you to save and restore your desktop layout. If you frequently change your screen resolution (e.g.

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    Context-Menu on Desktop


  3. ICU - Icon Configuration Utility icon

    ICU - Icon Configuration Utility

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Restore your desktop when the icons get “rearranged”.

    ⚫︎ PortableICU - Icon Configuration Utility can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  4. Desktop Restore icon

    Desktop Restore

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    It records the layout and positions of icons and programs on the Windows Desktop, and permits restoration of the layout. It appears to operate correctly under Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000 and Windows XP.

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    Available for Win 2000 32 bit, Win XP + Vista (32 + 64 bit)
  5. IconRestorer icon

    IconRestorer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Backup and restore icons position on desktop (and wallpaper) separately for every screen resolution.

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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.8.1, released in September 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  6. Iconoid icon

    Iconoid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Save Desktop ICONS positions + customize icons appearance.

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    Customize icon text and background.
  7. icosauve icon

    icosauve

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    It instantly finds the position of the icons after a change of resolution, a crash, or an untimely rearrangement of the desktop.

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    iconjesus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Save and restore Windows desktop icon positions.

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  9. DesktopShelves icon

    DesktopShelves

    • Mac

    DesktopShelves helps you fight the clutter on your desktop by organizing files on shelves. A shelf the size of 5 icons holds 20 files.

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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1.4, released in November 2013, can be still bought from Mac App Store.

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