Can someone help? Report reh17- Mar 29, 2009 at 04:34 PM my laptop was flipping out like that and that was the only thing that worked for me!!! June 25, 2008 Cherie Le Bozec Cherie Thank you for making that so easy.Other suggestions I got were all so complicated. thanks ben August 30, 2009 Kevin Ben apparently the last windows update has guffed something up. Source
Normally in order to get out of this situation, you have to restart your computer and hope that whatever caused Windows to crash goes away. Thank you SO MUCH! Helpful +24 Report Elgin Feb 7, 2010 at 08:13 AM Hi everyone, my laptop has been infected with a netsky virus (not the pc I am using now). i think its a virus…. look at this web-site
I am still looking for it but i may as well give up!! Saved me an hour drive to my pc working remote! I know the normal Desktop icon list (Recycling Bin, Network, etc.) is available but IE is not listed.
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. Sign up now. 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 Can't See Desktop Icons Windows 10 Report grizlap1› talb - Nov 12, 2009 at 03:06 PM Thanks, Worked like a charm.
It lets you do all this but the icons just do not get put on. Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 7 Just open the log file file created by Unhide and you will see all the details of scan, including icons and data restored. Thanks again for youre help. his comment is here JR March 7, 2011 JR Jim, Thanks for the hint, that was the only thing that I could not find how I over looked it is a mystery to me.
Adding the Desktop Icons Back for Windows 7 or 8 Go to Control Panel \ Personalize (or right-click on the desktop and select Personalize), and then choose the link for "Change Restore Desktop Icons After the update I had no internet, then I reboot and internet is back. Anybody know what I'm talking about? How do I fix it?
Help! October 30, 2010 saima atif Hi thanks sooooooooooooooooooooooooo much it worked and solved my problem November 1, 2010 ahmed hi im using windows 7 ultimate. No Icons On Desktop Windows 10 Manually turning on and off the monitor seems to make the issue go away, but it's more on an inconvenience. Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 10 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.
Go ahead and restart the computer and see if that fixes your problem. this contact form one minute they worked and the next they didn't any suggestions? Tal Israel Report sunshine- Aug 17, 2009 at 04:39 PM Thanks! April 19, 2009 Lee Openshaw After trying almost every single suggestion on this webpage to bring back my icons……flabdablet finally hit the solution on the head for me. Desktop Icons Not Showing In Windows Xp
May 19, 2010 E in windows 7 i solved the problem by right clicking on the desktop then selecting view then placing a check next to the "show desktop icons" option Helpful +7 Report Arun Feb 18, 2010 at 03:49 AM This is caused due to the virus To enable this task bar Log on as a Administrator and go to Run FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. have a peek here This happens every time I turn on my computer.
Thanks! Desktop Not Showing Windows 8 Thanks in advance. I believe that Win7 thinks the icons are in view but actually they seem to be off the screen somewhere.
Yes, this is a deeply stupid option. Thank you very much June 15, 2009 joseph yea… i did wat u said…. In Windows 7 and higher, you right-click on the desktop and choose View and then make sure Show desktop icons is checked. Desktop Icons Missing Mac Someone is going to get their ass chewed out for that.
To show desktop icons, ensue that the setting is Not Configured. This should restart the Windows Explorer and restore all the missing icons. I just glanced up and saw Matts comment so I tried that. Check This Out I AM the administrator LOL Anyone please let me know how to fix this!
JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. This has happened every single time I've started my computer. happy now!!!!! How my icons disappeared is still a mystery, however.
YAY! The scan may take some time depending on how much data you have on your drives (5-10 minutes, on average). i dont know how to locate them with windows 7. 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