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Windows 7: Taskbar and desktop icons not display

16 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
Taskbar and desktop icons not display

Taskbar and desktop icons not displaying.
For some reason I've lost all my desktop icons and my taskbar, all the displays is my normal desktop background.
Any suggestions please? Thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Nov 2012   #2


How you tried all the normal "fixes" yet? A system restore to a time before this started? A sfc /scannow?
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16 Nov 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit

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Right click on Desktop > View > Show desktop icons

Right click on Start Orb > Properties > Taskbar tab > remove check next to Auto-hide the taskbar > Ok

Did that fix it?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

18 Nov 2012   #4

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit

Problem solved, hardware problem with disc! Thanks for all your help
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