Originally Posted by NightHawk7
I use Avedesk 1.2 to get the icons on my desktop. You can custom the icons to display whatever information you want. It is highly customizable and FREE. I also have DesktopX but I use avedesk because it uses less resources for what I'm using it for. Avedesk uses 900k of memory!
You can get it here:
The reason I have my taskbar at the top of the screen is because I hated having the dock at the top of the screen (w/ the taskbar at the bottom). It took awhile but I got used to using the taskbar at the top.