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No icons when I startup win XP!!!

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by xpss2001, Apr 27, 2004.

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  1. xpss2001

    xpss2001 Thread Starter

    Apr 24, 2004
    Hey. I turned my computer on and after it got to the welcome screen, the wallpaper loads, and then the computer stops doing anything. No icons load. I went into task manager, and i think rundll32.exe isnt running. when i tryn to say new task for it though, nothing happens. By pressing browse in the new task window, I managed to connect to the internet but its a little awkward. also, my system Idle process is 97 cpu, and everything else is zero. (except for task manager which is 01...) anyway... does ne1 know what to do? I really need this to work and i wont be very happy if i have to reinstall windows...
  2. LauraMJ

    LauraMJ Administrator

    Mar 18, 2004
    Have you tried System Restore, or Last Known Good Configuration?
  3. gaftop1


    Jul 20, 2003
    right click blank spot on desktop,click arrange icons,check show desktop items.
  4. gurutech


    Apr 23, 2004
    FYI: LKG won't work, since he's already logged in.
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