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Windows 7: Desktop is showed in a folder at startup

22 Oct 2009   #1
mitchellmoxo

windows 7
 
 
Desktop is showed in a folder at startup

When i start up windows, there is no icons on my desptop. And no taskbar at the bottom.

Any ideas?

P.s - Great forum!

Computer Specs

Apple Macbook Black (BootCamp)

4GB Ram

2.2 Ghz Intel Dual Core Processor

160GB Hard drive


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22 Oct 2009   #2
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

What version of Windows 7? Is it the official release or is it an RC/beta/etc? Please update your specs.

https://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...tem-specs.html
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22 Oct 2009   #3
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mitchellmoxo View Post
When i start up windows, there is no icons on my desptop. And no taskbar at the bottom.

Any ideas?

P.s - Great forum!

boot into safe mode (F8 repeatedly when booting) se if it happens then

Ken
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22 Oct 2009   #4
mitchellmoxo

windows 7
 
 

Ok mate will give it a try!

thanks allot!
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22 Oct 2009   #5
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

mitchell

My pleasure.
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22 Oct 2009   #6
mitchellmoxo

windows 7
 
 

Hi ZigZag,

Just booted in safe mode and still the same problem

its the 7600 build. and it doesnt show my desktop in a folder it shows "My Documents"

once again,
thanks allot
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22 Oct 2009   #7
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mitchellmoxo View Post
Hi ZigZag,

Just booted in safe mode and still the same problem

its the 7600 build. and it doesnt show my desktop in a folder it shows "My Documents"

once again,
thanks allot
mitch

can you use the snipping tool (built in to win 7) by typing snipping in search. use that to tak a screenshot of your desktop and upload it to us.

Let me know if you need any help with any of this

Ken
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22 Oct 2009   #8
mitchellmoxo

windows 7
 
 

Full screen preview -

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22 Oct 2009   #9
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Mitchell, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Umm, something went awry. You might consider doing a repair install to see if it can fix it without losing anything.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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22 Oct 2009   #10
mitchellmoxo

windows 7
 
 

I dont have the disc anymore

thanks anyway
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