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28 Sep 2012   #1

Cannot save to desktop, saying corrupted...

Hi All,
Not sure how this happened but I did a Sun Microsystems Java update and then everything on my Desktop just disappeared, not sure what in the hell happened and I cannot save anything to it now...very frustrating...Attached is the error message I have been getting, anyone have a similar problem and know how to fix it?

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28 Sep 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Windows XP SP3, Linux Mint 17 MATE (64 bit)

Can you do a System Restore (to before the Java update)?
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28 Sep 2012   #3

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

With all of the Java infections that have been happening recently. I would remove all Java (ALL). Run security scans and if clean install new as needed Java programs from Java websits and only from Java websites.
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28 Sep 2012   #4

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

corrupt... inaccessable...hmmmmm

chkdsk/f c:
in elevated command prompt. Any errors?
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