Clean Up Your Desktop with the Release Version of Fences

Last Updated Nov 8, 2009 10:20 AM EST

I hate scattering icons and folders on my desktop, but I also like the convenience of storing files I need on the desktop where they're easy to get to. The middle ground? Fences, a program that lets you organize icons into groups that you can show or hide with a double click. The good news is that Fences, which was in beta, just went all 1.0 on us, and it's still free. I've written about Fences before, but here's a short video that shows off why Fences should be on your desktop: