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Windows 7: Desktop is missing

20 Apr 2012   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
Desktop is missing

Everything on my desktop is missing. I have a taskbar at the bottom and I can see the wallpaper. But that's it. I can't right click on the desktop to make sure the show desktop icons is selected. nothing happens when i right click. the stuff that was on my desktop is not deleted or anything because if i go to computer and click on desktop, i can see them there. but how do i make all the icons and shortcurts and all show up again on the desktop?

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20 Apr 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,

Do you still have this problem when you reboot?

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20 Apr 2012   #3

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS

Make sure the context menu isn't disabled.
Context Menu - Enable or Disable - Vista Forums
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20 Apr 2012   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

it still is the same after rebooting. the context menu thing didn't work either.
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