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Windows 7: Stuck desktop icon

29 Nov 2010   #1

win 7 pro x64
Stuck desktop icon

I have a desktop icon that was an old excel file. I deleted the file and the icon stayed. I have tried refreshing desktop, click and drag to recycle bin, archiving with zip and winrar and delete after archive, run a registry clean, check registry for file and still not able to get this thing off my desktop. Does anyone have a fix for this or is it a win 7 x64 pro bug?

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29 Nov 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

When you try to delete the icon what does it say?
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