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loss of ability to post links to my desktop

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by boverboy, Jan 15, 2013.

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  1. boverboy

    boverboy Thread Starter

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    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
    Processor: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5400 @ 2.70GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10
    Processor Count: 2
    RAM: 4095 Mb
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8400GS, 512 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 948766 MB, Free - 881032 MB;
    Motherboard: ECS, G41T-M6
    Antivirus: avast! Antivirus, Updated and Enabled

    Hello folks I am an 84 year old lady & am hoping 1 of you bright young things can help me get back on track.
    I used to be able to go to my explorer find a page copy the link & then paste it onto my dasktop if it were 1 that I would use often. I seem to have lost my ability to do this.is there anything I can do to fix it?
    At the moment I can only open explorer,go to fav's,and clicl on the link there this can be such a pain, could I have done some wrong when I removed google? it was getting far to busy for this old Gal.... I hope there is a way to fix this many thanks in anticipation Patricia.
    AKA boverboy
     
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    Drag the favicon to the desktop. See attachment.
     

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