1st Desktop Guard 2.5
Stop users from changing desktop wallpaper and screen saver.
1st Desktop Guard lets you prevent your desktop icons from getting rearranged, stop users from changing desktop wallpaper and screen saver, secure your public access computers, save, restore, manage and lock desktop layouts. With personal computers becoming part of our lives and everyone in the household using them, it's hard to keep track of the icons that are located on the desktop. Many times, you might want to arrange them differently for different jobs. Moreover in case the computer is located in a shared environment like public library or university or internet cafe, a lot of people can use it and rearrange the icons or change the wallpaper. Many times icons get accidentally deleted and it is no longer possible to restore. To avoid this problem altogether, we created this software that will help you tidy up your personal desktop space. It will allow you to make your work faster and easier, with a few easy steps and will rid you of the hassles related to your desktop. You can save and restore all the desktop icon positions and if you or somebody else deletes an icon on the desktop, the program will restore it. If the desktop wallpaper has ever been changed, the program will restore it. The software can run in automatic mode, so that desktop is restored automatically. Multiple people can enjoy the comfort of their customized desktop settings without any problems. The program saves and restores not only the position of each icon on the desktop, but also the shortcuts themselves. Deleted icons will be restored from program's repository so no need to worry about lost or deleted icons anymore. You can assign different privileges to different users and protect the program with a password, so that only you could login and change, save, restore or delete any layouts. The program also saves the desktop image in its own repository thus eliminating the need to change it back after each person.
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