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Many thanks for whatever. Please try the request again. December 1, 2007 jay lamoncha my icon for yahoo is missing from my desk top how do i get it back on there someone please help December 13, 2007 Pat A Now, there's Internet Explorer ( No add-ons) but i searched the add ons and they were all enabled.

You can get to the display setting by going to Power Options from the Control Panel and then clicking on Change plan settings. Muy util!!! Reason: added tutorial link for more info My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Thanks for any helpful suggestions July 17, 2011 Kitzen Message for Bradford Collins re: right clicking, clicking to see if you have ‘show all desktop icons'.. http://www.pcworld.com/article/3146057/windows/how-to-restore-missing-desktop-icons-on-windows.html

Here you have to find the Item called "shell" and click on twice (Double click) In the Value Data Edit box, Type Explorer.exe (The value od this key "Eplorer.exe) then click January 28, 2009 Ross You may have also un checked the Show Desktop Icons selection on the right mouse menu of the desktop. Nothing works. Yes, this is a deeply stupid option.

July 19, 2007 Dennis THANKS! August 3, 2010 peteb my desktop icons are not missing but some of the logos on the icons have changed and do not appear in the icon list help please August Must be a Vista gliche cause i didnt touch my computer until todays bootup, and hey presto, the icons were gone. General Support desktop iconson seven if i right click on desktop and go to personalize, i click on check boxs to put the icons on desktop, like my computer,network, control painel.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. I unplugged the second screen, and when I plugged it back in, there they were. Are you running a genuine windows? http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/restore-missing-desktop-icons-in-windows-vista/ How can I restore them?> > We are running Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 on a PC purchased in > Nov. 04'.> > The only thing I can think of

This will cause the Explorer processĀ to be restartedĀ and hopefully you will get your desktop icons, taskbar, and Start button back! October 8, 2011 Stephen re:If you see no desktop icons at all, try right-clicking on the desktop, then selecting View, and making sure Show Desktop Icons is checked. Start with a right-click on your icon-free desktop Check the option for Display Icons. In the Process tab, right-click on the Explorer.exe process and select End Process. 4.

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. https://www.tenforums.com/general-support/13060-desktop-icons-have-disappeared.html I've consulted everyone, everywhere on the Internet that I can and still can't find a solution. Try this to enable them: Right click on the desktop. but there are no icons.

hopefully i was able to discribe it correctly. General Support Desktop Icons - Add or Remove in Windows 10How to Add or Remove Common Desktop Icons in Windows 10 Windows includes the common This PC (aka: Computer), User's Files, My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number LENOVO K450 @3.0GHZ OS 64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro CPU Core(TM) i5 CPU 4330 Haswell @ 3.20GHz Motherboard LENOVO Memory 12.00 GB Graphics Navigation Panel Gone and Some Ribbon Icons Have Turned Black solved Windows 10 system tray icon gone I cannot see the indivual phots on my computer as the generic icon does

when you put the cursor on a icon it used to zoom. General Discussion Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums is an independent web Is there anything else I can try? October 11, 2010 oldskier I am not asking about desktop icons - I wonder what happened to the old-fashioned icon on every folder in program files.

The reason why is because iTunes was originally pinned to the Taskbar. Any Ideas please. Hope this helps 0 Message Author Comment by:dvelasquez ID: 397476342013-12-30 The windows icons are fine - My Computer, Network, etc.

March 25, 2010 Damir Tnx God blas you people you help me whit that /… March 30, 2010 diego thank u so much …. =) April 1, 2010 Peter IN ORDER

February 8, 2011 RL I am in the same situation…my icons such as "safely remove hardware" and the sound icon have disappeared and I cannot get them back. Aperture View Public Profile Find More Posts by Aperture 25 Nov 2010 #4 Tews 64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro 12,896 posts The Southern Hinterlands Just for grins and giggles, In Windows 7 and higher, you click on the Start task manager link at the bottom. June 5, 2010 Patrici i have tried everything you sggest to restore the icons on my desktop but i still didnt see show up.

I have Windows 7 Home Premium and I'm having a problem with my Desktop, the Desktop Shortcut Icons are missing (unknown icons). If you still not getting your desktop that means there not problem found in explorer.exe now we have to go to solution 2 Solution 4 - Appearance of display icons option Thanks again!. The selection box for that icon is grayed out on the "Taskbar and Start Menu Properties", "Notification" tab.

no hard drives and dvd roms… what im going to do??? When I personalize and restore my icons, they only show up as the other desktop icons and not the larger original ones that automatically populate the top of the screen. Nothing but trouble connecting to anything, vpn, etc with 64 bit. By the way in Method 2 i got an error message before "Log Off" that's why I tried No 1.

April 13, 2007 Kara Kittle Good info, i deleted mine for a month before i looked here, had it back in 2 seconds. February 15, 2009 Irisa wonderful!!!!! It's in here:C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Application Data-- RockMS MVP Windows - Shell/User AnonymousSep 6, 2005, 10:40 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)Thanks Rock!!! November 13, 2007 Kim Thank u so very much.

June 6, 2010 Marie I can't find my recycle bin in Vista Ultimate.