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Windows 7: Message "preparing your desktop".

25 Jun 2012   #1
Alan AZ

Windows 7 64 bit
Message "preparing your desktop".

This has shown up only within the last 2-3 days. After reading all the searches, all I did was do a restore. The default of 4 days, which displayed the recent windows update, seemed to be the culprit. Restarted with no apparent message as thread title. Keeping my fingers crossed. Good luck.

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25 Jun 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

what you saw was windows giving you a message that after an update it was preparing your desktop, fairly normal depending on the update,
from what you say you did a system restore to the point just before the update ,therefor no update therefor no message, i would hazard a guess that if you install the updates again you will see the preparing your desktop message again.
but i wouldnt worry about it.
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