desktop icons not appearing

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Joel

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There not to be seen unless I go into my computer , and yes they are there.. so I usually move it to a desktop folder to I can then drag it back to the desktop.
 

Joel

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Does this mean I stumped the group... This has been happening on my system for a couple of years...
 
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Is this an XP box and was XP installed as an upgrade to ME or 98?

I had this problem with several machines that I upgraded from Win98 to XP. After conversations with Microsoft, their final suggestion was to flat the box and install fresh. Once I did that the disappearing icons syndrome went away.

Frank
 
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