IconRestorerfor Windows


IconRestorer - Save desktop layouts

IconRestorer is a customization tool for Windows users who often find their desktop icons messed up after a system crash or when they change their screen settings. With IconRestorer, you can make sure your icons stay right where you want them.

Simple and useful

IconRestorer is all about making things easy and useful. If you've ever turned on your computer only to find all your icons scattered, you'll appreciate what this tool can do. It saves your desktop layout—icons and wallpaper—so you can bring everything back to just the way it was with a couple of clicks. This is really handy for people who use more than one monitor.

Here’s what you can do with IconRestorer:

  • Back Up and Restore: You can save your whole desktop setup and get it back whenever you need it.
  • Automatic and Manual Options: The app can fix your layout automatically if your screen settings change or your computer restarts. You can also choose to fix things yourself anytime.

Key features of this app

IconRestorer has lots of features that make it a great choice for many Windows users. 

Here’s why it's a must-have:

  • Works with Many Windows Versions: It runs smoothly on Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, and later versions, specifically on 64-bit systems.
  • Tailors to Your Screen: It keeps track of where your icons should be for each screen size, so they always look right.

Features that stand out:

  • Save Automatically When You Shut Down: It remembers where your icons were when you last turned off your computer, so they're right there when you turn it back on.
  • Multiple Layouts: You can set up different layouts for different needs or screens and switch between them easily.

Managing your icons:

  • Organize Your Backups: You can rename, delete, or move your saved layouts around.
  • Preview Your Backups: See what your saved setups look like before you restore them, which helps a lot when you’re using more than one monitor.
  • Customize Your Desktop: Save your wallpaper settings and manage new or unsorted files with special options.
  • Automatic Startup Restoration: It can put everything back just how it was every time you start your computer.

IconRestorer also comes in many languages, including English, French, Chinese, Turkish, and Russian, making it accessible worldwide. It has an easy-to-follow help system and a free forum where you can get help with any problems or suggest new features.

IconRestorer is a practical tool that simplifies maintaining a neat and functional desktop. Its detailed features for managing and backing up desktop layouts make it an essential tool for anyone wanting to keep their digital space organized and ready to use.


  • Handful of features
  • Clean interface
  • Suports various languages


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  • You need to make a donation to use the auto-save feature

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