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Now I just have the generic "folded corner of the page" Windows uses when it doesn't have the proper picture of something. June 24, 2010 jovie i lost my "my Computer" even if i tried to right click on the desktop and open properties i cannot click the my computer… but i have it is unchecked again. It does not mean that the doc no longer actually exists. More about the author

Thanks! one minute they worked and the next they didn't any suggestions? thanks Report Mike- Apr 4, 2010 at 04:14 AM Briliant: worked for me! If that is the case then the fix will not be simple thing.

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i relly dont know what to do without recycle bin. How can i restore the icons at Home Edition?? Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.

I've been trying to recover my recycle bin icon ever since a long night of work left me so groggy that I deleted instead of emptying. good luck hope this helpsLizard Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - ok i think by The General 2000 / January 24, 2007 5:02 PM PST In reply to: My Problem was me. Desktop Icons Disappeared Windows 7 i have to Use Task Manager for everything.

The only time I ever access it is every few months to Empty it, and you can always get to it through Windows Explorer, so why would you want it cluttering Desktop Disappeared Windows 8 you can browse to its folder and run the exe. so much for the images how to rextore the recycle bin it was really hard to find it this help really helped me thanks again!!:D…. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-26897-all-my-task-bar-desktop-icons-missing Show Desktop icons (make it ticked so the icons will appear) July 23, 2010 ADUDE That didn't work :[ July 27, 2010 Abc123 Hi, tried the following and this did not

Yes, it’s doubly stupid to bury it in a submenu." this is the comment that helped me. Restore Desktop Icons Help? Bring up task manager> New Task> type command.Use the command prompt to copy explorer.exe from the XP cd to the proper directory on your PC (usually C:\WINDOWS).Refer to this for help.http://www.ss64.com/nt/copy.html If you go to the file explorer and open the C Drive\Users in the menu on left hand side of window, you may find the missing docs and shortcuts.

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Hide this message.429. http://www.online-tech-tips.com/computer-tips/desktop-icons-missing-or-disappeared/ Helpful +16 Report seffy92 Apr 11, 2009 at 05:11 PM i've moved all my important files to an external device. Desktop Disappeared Windows 10 thank u sooo much!!i was sooo worrieed that i had trojan virus or something on my laptop!!THANK UUU!!! Everything On My Desktop Disappeared Mac A message comes up saying that it is being used by another program.

What should i do next. http://libraryonlineweb.com/windows-7/desktop-disappearing.php November 20, 2009 Shinil thnx…. Thank you SO MUCH! October 14, 2010 piper " flabdablet 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. No Icons On Desktop Windows 7

Thanks man. I can see the icons on the taskbar but not my desktop. Selected desktop. http://libraryonlineweb.com/windows-7/desktop-security-gone.php by valleyrider / February 3, 2007 12:38 AM PST In reply to: That repair company failed you.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Explorer won't load by valleyrider / January 29, 2007 1:44 AM PST In reply to: sounds like... Windows 7 Desktop Shortcuts Disappear Any ideas would be appreciated. August 13, 2010 Jason Trace you are not the only one it dont work for!!

Restored my Recycle Bin icon in a few seconds.

November 15, 2009 Carlos lost mi folders on my desktop (vista Comp) it gives me an error message that reads as follows: C:\windows\desktop refers to a location that is unavailable. Can u tell me wat could have caused tht? July 19, 2007 Dennis THANKS! Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 7 Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

no checks on Auto arrange or Align Icons to Grid. My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... General Support Desktop icons with blank squareInstalled W10 8 days ago Today after a restart some of my desktop icons have a white square in front of them I made the navigate to this website January 25, 2009 John I have no icons on desktop, have no icons on taskbar, can not right click on desktop, tried the step you have suggested for others, no luck

this is exactly what I was looking for. :) thank you for making the world a little bit brighter by being not only helpful (apparently for no personal gain either - http://www.online-tech-tips.com/computer-tips/desktop-icons-missing-or-disappeared/ August 19, 2008 tonya m my recycle bin icon disappeared too. Computer Type: Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number: hp i5 pavilion G4 OS: windows 10 Graphics Card: radeon Quote TheSmokey76 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Junior Member Joined : Aug 2015 Because of what couple others have said, I felt that there is a connection with the type of computer you have.

Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. THANKS October 6, 2011 Brian Great! That’s it! January 10, 2010 pudu This did not work for me.

Last edited by craigm; 05 Aug 2015 at 14:30. Make sure you are on the Processes tab. I've consulted everyone, everywhere on the Internet that I can and still can't find a solution. Next reboot and same as you poof no desktop or task manager.

Let's say you don't have other PCs and a network. I do not get any additional options. September 25, 2008 Matt Thanks flabdablet, for NO reason my icons disappeared and even in the submenu "Show desktop icons" was ticked. or something what do I do?

Thank you very much!!! Thanks again!. I knew right away that it must be some new dumb arss option.