Desktop icons

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Vin, Sep 1, 2004.

  1. Vin

    Vin Guest

    Hi Could somebody help us out, i some how have lost 3/4's of my desktop
    icons.However my programs are still loaded on my system which is windows
    XP.Is there away of recovering the lost icon's or will i have to uninstall
    my programs and then re-install them before i can get my icons back on my
    desktop? Any help or information would be most grateful.

    Vin
    Vin, Sep 1, 2004
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  2. Vin

    Scrote Guest

    Vin wrote:
    >> Hi Could somebody help us out, i some how have lost 3/4's of my
    >> desktop icons.However my programs are still loaded on my system
    >> which is windows XP.Is there away of recovering the lost icon's or
    >> will i have to uninstall my programs and then re-install them before
    >> i can get my icons back on my desktop? Any help or information would
    >> be most grateful.
    >>
    >> Vin


    RIGHTclick on empty space on desktop Choose "New">Shortcut> follow
    wizard(Browse to exe file for relevent program etc)

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    Scrote, Sep 1, 2004
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  3. Vin

    °Mike° Guest

    Have you tried System Restore?


    On Wed, 01 Sep 2004 09:56:39 GMT, in
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    Vin scrawled:

    >Hi Could somebody help us out, i some how have lost 3/4's of my desktop
    >icons.However my programs are still loaded on my system which is windows
    >XP.Is there away of recovering the lost icon's or will i have to uninstall
    >my programs and then re-install them before i can get my icons back on my
    >desktop? Any help or information would be most grateful.
    >
    >Vin
    >


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    °Mike°, Sep 1, 2004
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