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Easy Solution for Missing Icon IExplorer

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Old 09-20-2008
canchile49
 

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Easy Solution for Missing Icon IExplorer
START -- CONTROL PANEL -- FOLDER OPTIONS -- VIEW -- on HIDDEN FILES AND
FOLDERS change option to SHOW HIDDEN FILES AND FOLDERS.
APPLY -- OK

START -- MY COMPUTER -- WINDOWS -- find your version of iexplorer OPEN --
find icon -- RIGHT CLICK -- SENT TO -- DESKTOP (create a shortcut) -- CLOSE
WINDOWS.

Reverse changes made to FOLDER OPTIONS. (optional)

The first time you use the icon you will receive an error message -- Click
on FIX IT.

OK That is all!

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Old 09-20-2008
PA Bear [MS MVP]
 

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Re: Easy Solution for Missing Icon IExplorer
Also see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945402/ and
http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/108/1
--
~PA Bear

canchile49 wrote:
> START -- CONTROL PANEL -- FOLDER OPTIONS -- VIEW -- on HIDDEN FILES AND
> FOLDERS change option to SHOW HIDDEN FILES AND FOLDERS.
> APPLY -- OK
>
> START -- MY COMPUTER -- WINDOWS -- find your version of iexplorer OPEN --
> find icon -- RIGHT CLICK -- SENT TO -- DESKTOP (create a shortcut) --
> CLOSE
> WINDOWS.
>
> Reverse changes made to FOLDER OPTIONS. (optional)
>
> The first time you use the icon you will receive an error message -- Click
> on FIX IT.
>
> OK That is all!


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Old 09-21-2008
ju.c
 

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Re: Easy Solution for Missing Icon IExplorer
Or do it the right way, right now:


DESKTOP ICON MISSING

Create and merge this registry file:

1. Copy below and paste into Notepad.

----------copy inside only----------
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Curre ntVersion\Explorer\HideDesktopIcons]

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Curre ntVersion\Explorer\HideDesktopIcons\ClassicStartMe nu]
"{871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}"=dword:00000000

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Curre ntVersion\Explorer\HideDesktopIcons\NewStartPanel]
"{871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}"=dword:00000000

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Curre ntVersion\Explorer\CLSID\{871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}\ShellFolder]
"Attributes"=dword:00000000
----------copy inside only----------

2. Save-as IE_Restore_Desktop_Icon.reg (or any name + .reg)
3. Double-click or right-click and merge into the registry.
4. Press F5 or right-click and Refresh the Desktop.


ju.c


"PA Bear [MS MVP]" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message news:O9R7UdzGJHA.1304@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
> Also see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945402/ and
> http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/108/1
> --
> ~PA Bear
>
> canchile49 wrote:
>> START -- CONTROL PANEL -- FOLDER OPTIONS -- VIEW -- on HIDDEN FILES AND
>> FOLDERS change option to SHOW HIDDEN FILES AND FOLDERS.
>> APPLY -- OK
>>
>> START -- MY COMPUTER -- WINDOWS -- find your version of iexplorer OPEN --
>> find icon -- RIGHT CLICK -- SENT TO -- DESKTOP (create a shortcut) --
>> CLOSE
>> WINDOWS.
>>
>> Reverse changes made to FOLDER OPTIONS. (optional)
>>
>> The first time you use the icon you will receive an error message -- Click
>> on FIX IT.
>>
>> OK That is all!

>

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