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computer froze now i don't have any short cut on desktop

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#1 bigboss408


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Posted 03 January 2014 - 11:22 AM

my computer froze and i had to restart it when it came back i have no desktop icons or shortcuts showing when i go into my doc and setting\desktop i show them all and when i click on them they work. i just can't get them onto my screen again

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#2 JohnC_21


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Posted 03 January 2014 - 11:36 AM

Try this.

  1. Right-click the desktop.
  2. Point to Arrange Icons By.
  3. Click Show Desktop Icons.

If it already checked uncheck. and then recheck.

#3 hamluis



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Posted 03 January 2014 - 11:49 AM

You might run the chkdsk /r command...to try to counteract any files which may have damaged by the hard shutdown.



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