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I want to built a prog to allow multiple icon configs for the desktop. Ie change the icons to different sets. I can do this, but it doesnt store the location on the screen of the icons, any ideas?
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Hi Richard,

I can't find the site I downloaded the example from, but here's an email address to the author:

' Locate Desktop Icons Source Code VB6
' Created 11 April 1999
' By Paul Pavlic
' abuse and advice to    pepp@cyberdude.com
' Feel free to use anyway you can
' FreeWare
' Works on Win95

Ask him to send you a copy of his "PauliesPet" project. It will show you how to determine/reposition the current desktop icons.

Hope this helps
ED
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I posted this..

ED: Looks great. I have emailed the Author, if you have the source code could you please email it to me at
richardwarlowjones@yahoo.com
T'would be most appreciated.

If this works, i'll give you the points.

Cheers,

Richard Jones
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Found it on a VB site.

It's exactly, and more than what i was looking for.

I can't thank you enough

Richard Jones
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