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#1 Beel

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Posted 13 September 2014 - 03:36 AM

A visitor used my Asus laptop yesterday and somehow got a homegroup icon on the screen and no matter what I have tried I can not get rid of it...any ideas please? It is at the top left of the screen and I can't even move it from there. I drag to the bottom of the screen and it will spring back to the top left corner!


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#2 Condobloke

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Posted 13 September 2014 - 04:36 AM

G'day Beel, try this mate,...

 

1)  Type "Folder Options" in the search programs and files box...click on folder options...
2) Click "View"
3) Scroll down to "Use Sharing Wizard (Recommended)" it must be checked
4) Un-Check  the Check -box
5) Click "Apply"......the Icon will be removed from your desktop
6) Re-Check the Check-box .....the icon will not come back


Condobloke ...Outback Australian  fed up with Windows antics...??....LINUX IS THE ANSWER....I USE LINUX MINT 18.3  EXCLUSIVELY.

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#3 Beel

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Posted 13 September 2014 - 04:47 AM

Thanks mate it worked like a charm. Much obliged.



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Posted 13 September 2014 - 04:56 AM

All good.


Condobloke ...Outback Australian  fed up with Windows antics...??....LINUX IS THE ANSWER....I USE LINUX MINT 18.3  EXCLUSIVELY.

“A man travels the world in search of what he needs and returns home to find it."

It has been said that time heals all wounds. I don't agree. The wounds remain. Time - the mind, protecting its sanity - covers them with some scar tissue and the pain lessens, but it is never gone. Rose Kennedy

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