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My computer desktop icons and task manager cannot be seen. i dont know how to fix this. can you hel me please? thanks.

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  • Mia Gaurana Nov 06, 2010

    of course their colors dont match. I can see my wallpaper but I can't see the icons and task manager. I guess i need to consult a technician. Thanks anyway.

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If you switch to a different monitor, can you now see what you expected to see?
If not, then it's probably the video-adapter inside your computer that has stopped working.

Or, did you set the colour of your "wallpaper" to match the colour of the icons?

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

  • ikkenom Nov 06, 2010

    Are you saying that the icons are not there?

    If you "click" (once) at the location where you think that an icon should be,

    Windows should "highlight" the icon, changing its colours.



    If you "double-click" at the location where you think that an icon should be,

    Windows should "open" some application (My Computer or Recycle Bin or Adobe Reader or ...)

    Does anything open?

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