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07 Feb 2010   #1

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Is there any way that I can remove the text from...

Icons on my desktop? I've tried renaming them things like ', `, ., and ~, to make the text insignificant but I'd like to remove the text altogether.

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07 Feb 2010   #2

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I remember being able to do this by using unprintable characters (they would render as invisible), but I can't recall exactly which ones. I'm looking on Google for you.
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07 Feb 2010   #3

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Windows 7 Pro 64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ChrisYoung View Post
Icons on my desktop? I've tried renaming them things like ', `, ., and ~, to make the text insignificant but I'd like to remove the text altogether.
Welcome to the Forum,
This might help you out,
Hide Desktop Icon Text on Windows 7 or Vista - the How-To Geek
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09 Feb 2010   #4

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post

Welcome to the Forum,
This might help you out,
Hide Desktop Icon Text on Windows 7 or Vista - the How-To Geek
Thanks dude!

EDIT: Worked a charm!
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09 Feb 2010   #5

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You're Welcome,
Glad to hear that worked out for you.
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