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Windows 7: Dissapearing icons

28 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
Dissapearing icons

I hope I am in the right forum for this, but a strange thing happened when I booted up this morning.
All the shortcut icons on my desktop are missing
Everything else is o/k and the taskbar at the bottom of the screen is there.
Anyone have this before?

Thanks for any replies


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28 Nov 2010   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1

have you tried right-click on desktop >> view >> show desktop icons?

maybe it's been turned off accidentally?

do the shortcuts show up in the desktop folder in windows explorer?
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28 Nov 2010   #3

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit

Hi jackdash, try this Icon Cache - Rebuild
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