Reply Lex January 27, 2012 at 1:00 am # As of Jan. 11, 2012 MS has a hotfix available for this issue:http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2642357 Reply Martin Brinkmann January 27, 2012 at 9:38 am Creating your account only takes a few minutes. You do that by clicking on the Start orb, All Programs, then Accessories. Make sure you are on the Processes tab. this content
something absurdly large. The icons can be missing from your desktop for two reasons: either something has gone wrong with the explorer.exe process, which handles the desktop, or the icons are simply hidden. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - 3 years later. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. page
Thanks soo much!The script is published here: http://justin-bennett-msjc.blogspot.com/2010/07/windows-7-icons-disappear-from-desktop.html-Justin Reply Dave November 29, 2010 at 12:35 pm # I have the disppearing icons issue as well: 1. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - no taskbar or icons by Lizard62 / January 23, 2007 11:47 AM PST In reply to: My desktop has disappeared leaving nothing but You can run it by going to Start, Run, typing CMD and then typing sfc /scannow. I have a couple users that have made this claim just to have that box unchecked from a user messing around and clicking anything and everywhere.
The tutorial below will help show you how to turn it off to see if that is the cause of the desktop icons disappearing on you. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password? Then my choices are to either replace the hard disk or try knoppix with some USB hard disk.a. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2670504/icons-disappear-from-the-windows-7-desktop It is no problems to right click on the desktop, select view and check "show desktop...
is this some kind of virus or........ No Icons On Desktop Windows 7 It runs as a weekly maintenance service that affects desktop shortcuts in two ways.It will first remove desktop shortcuts that have not been used for at least three months. Report Manny- Mar 24, 2009 at 03:41 AM thanks you are the best Report Victor Valentine 6Posts Saturday April 11, 2009Registration date April 21, 2009 Last seen - Apr 13, 2009 You saved me!!!!!IT HELPED INSTANTLY ,LIKE MIRACLE!!!!!!!!
Hopefully that works. this content Reply Mark April 2, 2011 at 5:10 am # Yip - if you want to always be clicking through :-) Reply Mark Prosser April 2, 2011 at 5:15 am # I Desktop Disappeared Windows 10 If not, restart a couple of more times until you see the size is smaller. Desktop Disappeared Windows 8 so is there any idea to fix this plz?
Hope this helps. news Many Many Thanks...... You'll need to make sure you run the command prompt as an Administrator. Why Microsoft hasn’t devised a foolproof built-in way to ensure that this doesn’t happen beats me, but there you have it. Desktop Icons Disappeared Windows 7 After Reboot
I didn't use the fixed files though. Locate the file TS_UnusedDesktopIcons.ps1 in the same directory. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUPPORT IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS and no warranty as to its effectiveness for your system is implied or given. have a peek at these guys By the way, the task bar will briefly flash as if it were trying to appear.
Now my computer is working fine.. Restore Desktop Icons Home Windows 7 desktop shortcuts disappearing by Let's Go Blue on Jun 10, 2014 at 5:46 UTC Windows 7 12 Next: workstation running very, very slowly? The above is a workaround that I have found to work (so far) with PC’s that display this issue of “disappearing” icons/shortcuts.
for those people who don't have an SBS login script, they can create a shortcut to Win7_icon_fix.bat then right click>properties>shortcut>advanced>run as administrator. Report sp1977- Jan 9, 2010 at 07:20 AM thank you mate brilliant advice. A shortcut to a folder with shortcuts in it is the easiest solution. Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 7 Here’s the KB article info:Broken shortcuts are deleted from the desktop in Windows 7 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2642357 Reply Amin September 3, 2012 at 10:00 am # hello I downloaded windows 7 manager few
Hope this helps. 8 Serrano OP Eddie Lacy Mar 19, 2013 at 4:27 UTC This is almost always a video card hardware error. Rebuild Icon Cache Windows keeps an icon cache and if this file becomes corrupt for some reason, some or all of the shortcuts on your desktop may disappear. Explorer also would not open by browsing to it's location in Accessories, nor would it open from the shortcut I had placed in the desktop folder. check my blog How do i get system Restore????
I backed up the user dir. Please tell me for solve this problem. However, explorer would not open through New Task by typing explorer.