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Windows 7: Desktop Icons and Start-up Icons appeared to be bugged.

13 Sep 2010   #1
pinoiboinaz80

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Desktop Icons and Start-up Icons appeared to be bugged.

Hi guys!

I think my Icons got bugged or something. This happened after my friend asked me to move some music and movies from my computer to his hard drive. After I did that, i turned off my laptop and went back to my room and turned it on. What happened next worried me since I wasn't able to move my mouse, the Icons have an Icon that is a square white on top of each. It's an icon on top of one. I turned off my laptop how many times and still does it so i restore it on an earlier date. After i did that, My mouse started working yet my computer became so slow and the Icons are still the same. (white square on top of an old Icon and the icons when you click start are just white squares). I'm getting frustrated already since I'm nowhere near Bestbuy since I am deployed here in Afghanistan. Should I just send this laptop back home since I paid for the insurance anyway or is this fixable while i'm here? Please help. thanks a lot in advance!


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13 Sep 2010   #2
pinoiboinaz80

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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