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Fences 3.01

Automatically organize your desktop shortcuts and icons with Fences

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Fences screenshotFences helps you arrange your computer by automatically placing your icons and shortcuts into resizable shaded areas on your desktop named fences. Its many customization options are what make Fences the world's most common Microsoft Windows desktop enhancement.

Section off your desktop

Fences allows you to create shaded zones on your desktop that you can put icons into called fences. You can name them however you desire as well as resize or replace them anyplace on your desktop.

Desktop Pages

Create numerous pages of fences on your desktop and hastily swipe between them. To change to a distinct desktop page, just move your mouse cursor to the border of your screen and click and drag. Then a new page of fences will be presented. This feature offers better control over how you can arrange favorite documents, programs, websites and more.

Desktop Quick-hide

Automatically clean up your desktop. Double click any empty room on your desktop and your icons will dim. Double click again and they will return. You can even select icons and individual fences to prevent.

Automatic desktop organization

Designate rules for how your icons are organized on your desktop and Fences will directly sort new icons into the fences you have selected based on your rules.

Folder portals

Fences can behave as a portal to any folder on your computer. For example, your pictures or documents or folders can be depicted onto your computer desktop like a fence enabling fast access to their contents.

Customize your Fences

Quickly customize the labels, transparency and background colors of your fences from the simple to use configuration menu.


  • The program is able to organize your desktop automatically.
  • Allows you to personalize labels, transparency and background colors.
Name Fences
Version 3.01
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage Fences
License Free to try (Shareware)
Last Week Downloads 2
All Time Downloads 14,703
Filename Fences_3.01_setup.exe
Filesize 9.2MB
MD5 Checksum 201366A5E896CCA4775DBAF40375C01D
OS Support Win 7/8/Vista/XP
Category Desktop Enhancements


Old Versions

Software Date Added
Fences 3.01 June 10, 2016 - Latest Version
Fences 3.00 May 20, 2016
Fences 2.13 July 02, 2014
Fences 2.12 December 11, 2013
Fences 2.11 September 25, 2013

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