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I use Firefox and G-mail Thanks to anyone who helps a 75-yr-old beginner.... Why won't my desktop icons show up About Techexpert @techsupportall Previous Cannot Access Secure Sites - Https websites not opening [Fixed] Next Norton online virus Scan - Free online virus Scanner VG ^^ First try to create a new user profile. Found a lot of 8.1 related problems with the desk top but I don't think I found any exactly like my problem. http://datkey.com/windows-8/restore-desktop-icons-windows-8.html

oldest method of opening the desktop via keyboard shortcut philip i never got the tiles back, the desktop file refused to live there; but the the link to a start button Thanks! win 8 seems faster, but too much trouble to learn. I loathe this 'Widget' ridden pile of j**k. http://ccm.net/faq/32448-windows-8-1-desktop-icons-are-missing

All Desktop Icons Disappeared Windows 8

How can I resolve this? All my apps are visible again!! So first I went to "Personalization" and checked off several classic icons to "Show on desktop" and clicked "apply' and ..nothing. Download this article for free (PDF) Ask a question Published by jak58.

Please Read Website Terms and Privacy Policy before using this website. Desktop icons are gone, task bar won't show up ? desktop icons disappeared ? Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 10 RECOMMENDED: Click here to browse anonymously, encrypt your connection & stay safe on the web Related Posts: File Association Fixer for Windows 7/8/Vista Configure, export, import App File Associations in Windows

next day i pluged in the charger and all and turn on my computer, then i see: _ while we get ready, point the mouse to the corner _ [shows pictograms Windows 8.1 Desktop Icons Missing It might be possible that some 3rd party software removed the tile or may be temporary files cleaning software such as CCleaner removed the shortcut? My desktop icons/links to Facebook, Ebay, Google, Emails, etc, all worked yesterday, now none will work. http://www.thewindowsclub.com/desktop-icons-not-working-in-windows Can I get a link to download that too.

bri thank you so much. Windows 8 Desktop Missing I have no problems with my Windows 8.1 desktop in regards to creating shortcuts. Kate I was told by microsoft tech that he would delete 'store' from my start screen because this was causing the problem... Reply Write your comment Cancel reply Login with: We will keep your email private and is not visible to othersWrite your review or commentYour Name * Your Email * Ads Recent

Windows 8.1 Desktop Icons Missing

aleezay thank u very much. Add to Want to watch this again later? All Desktop Icons Disappeared Windows 8 And here's a footnote about a couple of the Win 8 tweaking utilities I tried... Windows 8 Desktop Not Showing Up Today all of my icons are gone from the start menu.

Recent Comments News Posts on TWCNMicrosoft will no longer release updates for Office 2013Vulnerability lets attackers take control of WhatsApp and Telegram accountsMicrosoft’s Project Torino helps visually impaired learn Coding the check over here At first i didn't noticed the missing Desktop Tile as i don't use very often the Metro UI. VG ^^ Try to create a new user account. Now copy following string in text box and press Enter: %programdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs It'll open "Programs" folder containing various shortcuts which are shown at Start Screen or "All Apps" page. 2. Windows 8 Desktop Gone Blank

Techexpert: You're Welcome!!... Important Links Terms of use Privacy Policy Donation Terms Print Spooler Repair Tool Feedback Email Support Form FeedBack Old3 Contact us Log in Disclaimer techsupportall.com is an independent website. I started to explore all the folders under "Programs" opened when I clicked on the link above and restored the Desktop Icon. his comment is here Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Forum About Desktop Icons not working in Windows 10/8/7 RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors and improve system performance Are

We are giving you both solutions to fix those issues, Please follow the steps carefully to fix that problem. Windows 8 Icons Blank xing Thanx so much, it really solved my problem! I pasted the downloaded Desktop.Ink file into C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs and the tile showed up on the Start Screen.

Any help would be much appreciated.

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when I unzipped the file there are two 'desktop' files - ini and lnk. solved Can't open start menu nor can i right click taskbar icons, help please! Desktop shortcuts in General Support How do I create a desktop shortcut for an application listed in the Start (ALL APPS) list in Windows 8? weblink I mean like 90% of the tiles/app icons have gone.

Justnkaze Ummm.... I can put them there all right, but when I try to use them again, I get message something like: "the document to which this shortcut points... desktop icons missing ? It take a minute to wait.

Get the answer rohanr22May 26, 2014, 5:56 PM Why are you attempting to do that? I just want to asked about on how to reinstall MS Office Enterprise 2007 on Windows 8 coz I uninstalled it due to its always says to configure and installing every I probably broke the shortcut link that VG provides here by re-arranging my start-menu after installing a classic start-menu resurrection utility. (I'll make a footnote further down about which ones I to double check that if it's the same case go to %programdata%\Microsoft\Windows\ and try opening the "start Menu" you might get this error mesage ; "you don't currently have permission to

All my desktop icons are missing from the desktop ? Reply A greatful reader March 7, 2017 at 9:33 pm Thank you so much! dont know if i m alloud to post my email here but ya... You can diagnose ... 129 comments ← Older Comments Zouga March 15, 2017 at 11:31 am I fond a solution on another forum - just type "winword/r" into your start menu

No icons on my desktop ?