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Only Windows processes can access the secure desktop. For higher levels of security, we recommend keeping the User Account Control: Switch to the secure desktop when prompting for elevation policy setting enabled. When an executable file requests elevation, the interactive desktop, also called the user desktop, is switched to the secure desktop.

Hello Gary, Thank you for posting on Microsoft Community. We regret the inconvenience caused and will assist you in resolving the issue. From the above description, I understand your desktop icons are locked and you are unable to arrange them the way you want on the desktop.

Help your PC recognize your voice. You can teach Windows 10 to recognize your voice. Here's how to set it up: In the search box on the taskbar, type Windows Speech Recognition, and then select Windows Speech Recognition in the list of results.

When the user logs on to a computer, the system uses the same settings that were in use when the user last logged off. When sharing a computer with other users, each user receives their customized desktop after logging on. Settings in the user profile are unique to each user. The settings cannot be accessed by other users.

To restore your PC to an earlier point in time. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. (If you're using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and then click Search.). Enter Control Panel in the search box, and tap or click Control Panel.. Enter Recovery in the Control Panel search box, and then tap or click Recovery.