I hope this works for rest of you. August 27, 2007 J C Storey Well my recycle bin icon picture is missing…but my buddy told me that it is the folder's displays? thank you October 17, 2010 Brian Dear Sirs, Thanking you in anticipation. November 28, 2008 gedas THANKYOU~! http://gbcmedina.com/desktop-icons/all-desktop-icons-gone.php
Yes, it’s doubly stupid to bury it in a submenu." this is the comment that helped me. Now I just have the generic "folded corner of the page" Windows uses when it doesn't have the proper picture of something. Is this true? If that is the case then the fix will not be simple thing. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2670504
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September 6, 2008 Joe HI Hope you can help me out.Im trying to add my icons and taskbar back on my dell 1521.When i turn pc on icons show up for Now navigate to the following directory in Explorer: C:\Users\(username)\AppData\Local You should see a file called IconCache.db inside that folder. Next reboot and same as you poof no desktop or task manager. Desktop Disappeared Windows 7 I have been trying for two days to get them back.
I run windows 7 so hoped the vista layout pack would work but sadly it does not. 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. May 4, 2009 Narissa This is great advice!! https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2670504 i have been searching for that thing for so long but now i found it thanks to who ever wrote these instructions!!
In the next dialog, enter “explorer.exe” in the empty text field and click on “OK”. Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 10 I shouldnt have to cold boot my computer in safe mode to make it work right. My system (Windows 7) recently went crazy, it started telling me I needed administrative rights to change or install anything then it would stop the install. I’ve concluded that after removal of a virus these programmes were disconnected from their correct paths.
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I got the usual "To restore the icon go to the Control Panel" message but I can't find where to go to restore it. Desktop Icons Disappeared Windows 10 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 Desktop Icons Disappeared Windows 8 There is only a set choice of icons to restore.
UffThang 15 710 visningar 0:29 Black screen ☠ virus ☠ How to fix a computer with no start menu or desktop icons - Längd: 2:10. its very Esy na/////// December 8, 2009 roger jeffries I have the moving icons problem on the desktop. August 31, 2007 sneka Thanks a lot for this useful info. check over here If i de-select it and then Re-select it, i get my icons back, until shut down and have to go through the same process again.
Try this to enable them: Right click on the desktop. Desktop Icons Missing Mac I can't see the desktop icons :( May 17, 2010 Amy i have just retrieved files from my recycling bin but they are not the same format and it wont let Thank you cool guy!
what do you suggest? August 31, 2008 Bokbok Ayt, thanks. Now the bin is back I am able to delete the 4000+ files in it which were wasting disk space . Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 7 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
instead i pressed ctl alt del and i went to New Task, typed 'explorer.exe' and my taskbar and desktop icons showed up. Cheers. I did this by going into settings, click system, click tablet mode, then turned on the button that said to make windows more touch friendly. http://gbcmedina.com/desktop-icons/can-t-see-only-some-of-the-icons-on-my-desktop-on-windows-7.php Computer Type: Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number: Dell / Inspiron 11 3000 series OS: Windows 10 Quote Yuller2 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Junior Member Joined : Aug 2015 Posts
So I have Windows 7 and every time I start up my computer, the desktop icons are gone. File>New Task. Next check the Show Desktop Icons item. Any suggestions?!?!
January 17, 2011 jim icon will not restore when l use this method…have tried drag and drop of shortcut icon from desktop file to taskbar, but that doesn`t work either…any 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 However, explorer would not open through New Task by typing explorer. I have gone to personalized and desktop icons and I unclicked it and clicked it again.
Once the files are saved I could use Sony's RESTORE CDs (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recovery_CD ) to reinstall the OS as the maker intended. Move over View and if unchecked check Show Desktop Icons. January 29, 2009 Engr. Computer Type: Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number: HP OS: Windows 10 CPU: i5 Motherboard: Intel Memory: 12gig Graphics Card: intel 5500 Quote sPdMoNkEy View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Junior Member
April 19, 2010 rheanne hi there all my icons are still missing i can see my background picture but no icons still but when i open up my desktop folder there right click on the desktop. And I'm tired of having to uncheck and recheck th ‘Show' option everytime I need to use my laptop. Symptoms of the fault were: No explorer.exe No Task Bar on boot.