File Association Fixes for Windows 8

Some file association settings got mangled in your system? This page contains the default file association settings (in .REG files) for some common file types. These fixes are applicable for Windows® 8 systems only.Read more

How to Find the Current Wallpaper (Desktop Background) File in Windows 10

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Finding the currently displayed wallpaper file name or path is not a straight forward task in Windows, especially if you have desktop slideshow enabled and running. The current wallpaper path is are stored in the registry, but is not displayed in the modern Personalize settings page.

This post tells you how to find the current wallpaper file name and path in Windows 8 and Windows 10.Read more

Save and Restore Desktop icon layout in Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista

When testing various display resolutions or after completing a remote desktop session, the desktop icons may go out of order. Another case is that when you accidentally use the CTRL+ Scroll button (mouse) on your desktop, the Desktop icon size changes. But reverting back to the original icon size does not restore the custom icon positions on your desktop. In these cases, you need to revert back the custom icon positions manually.Read more