You can start DesktopOK with Windows and Auto Restore the Desktop-Icon Layout at Windows Start, and it does not matter whether it is Windows 10 or Windows 8.1 or Windows 7!
1.) ... Save when shutting down and restoring at system startup.
2.) ... The save the icons at program end and restoring at program start. (From ver. 4.61)
See also: ✐ Shut-Down Save and Auto Shut-Down Save ✐ maximize the number of windows desktop icon
"Start DesktopOK with Windows" must be activated.
If the icons (icon layout) are to be saved on shutdown, the option "Save by Windows Shutdown" must be activated.
Similarly, if the icon layout is to be restored when Windows is started, the option "Restore by Windows Startup".
See also: Restore Desktop Icons Problem in DesktopOK |&| maximize the number of windows desktop icon
Please always use ... the latest version of DesktopOK.
From DesktopOK version 4.61, you can use this function.
1. In Auto-save (... see Image-2 Arrow-1)
2. in Options (... see Image-2 Arrow-2) The "DesktopOK_Exit" entry will be created and used to restore the icon positions.
Please read this: Difference between Shut-Down Save and Auto Shut-Down Save!
FAQ 3: Updated on: March 3th 2018 12:22