To add to my own question below: Now I realize that I can't move my icons
around at all. Somehow they got locked in place and I don't know how to
> I've had my new Dell and Vista Home Premium for a couple of weeks. I've
> carefully arranged about 20 desktop icons in related groupings. But this
> morning when I turned on the computer, they were all lined up along the left
> hand side. Can anyone tell me what happened and how to lock them where I
> want them. I tried "Search" but it didn't help.
> Thank you.