Downloads of v 5.18:


Last Update:

30 Apr 2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Nenad Hrg


tool desktop icon save position


This is not the latest version of DesktopOK available.

5.18 | Updated: 30 Apr 2018



Downloads of v 5.18:



Software Author(s):

  • Nenad Hrg

DesktopOK 5.18

This is not the latest version of DesktopOK available.

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


To install DesktopOK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade DesktopOK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall DesktopOK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade desktopok -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade desktopok -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure desktopok installed
    name: desktopok
    state: present
    version: 5.18
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'desktopok' do
  action    :install
  version  '5.18'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: desktopok,
    Version: 5.18,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller desktopok
   Name     = 'desktopok'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '5.18'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'desktopok':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '5.18',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install desktopok version="5.18" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 30 Apr 2018.


Save and restore the positions of icons.
DesktopOK is a small but effective solution for user that have to change the screen resolution often.

Get-Process DesktopOK* | Stop-Process -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName = 'desktopok'
$url32       = ''
$url64       = ''
$checksum32  = '5361545dd3f58049ea1f347ca274ce44058f53146c0f252b5f805c98b81fcd5f'
$checksum64  = '1d70e8a84e1b77c47411513a5f962db54a75fdf8bc3feca4846d352fddd6d01f'
$toolsPath   = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  url            = $url32
  url64Bit       = $url64
  checksum       = $checksum32
  checksum64     = $checksum64
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  unzipLocation  = $toolsPath
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

$FileFullPath = get-childitem $toolsPath -recurse -include *.exe | select -First 1
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:ALLUSERSPROFILE\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\DesktopOK.lnk" $FileFullPath
Get-Process DesktopOK* | Stop-Process -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
$icon_name = (Get-ChildItem "$env:ALLUSERSPROFILE\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\" -Filter "DesktopOK.lnk" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue).FullName
Remove-Item $icon_name -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
DesktopOK 7.93 544 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.87 556 Friday, September 11, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.81 523 Monday, August 31, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.77 532 Friday, August 21, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.71 542 Saturday, August 8, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.62 518 Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.61 285 Sunday, July 26, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.55 516 Friday, July 17, 2020 Approved
DesktopOK 7.48 504 Thursday, July 9, 2020 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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