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How To Lock Icons From Being Moved Or Deleted ?


This question applies to my new 3G 64 ipad but I also have a 3GS phone. Sometimes I accidentally delete something or move it via the icons. How do I lock them from being moved or deleted after they are setup? The hold to wiggle then x to delete is dangerous I'm not changing things.


View 4 Replies (Posted: Jul 25, 2010)

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