My computer have a same with other computer .Desktop icons and start menu didn't appear , I already try your one solution but i can't ..please give me the best solution ,i already use "explorer.exe"..
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in windows 7 right click on the desktop and select Personalize. Then click display on the left. Choose small, medium or large.
in windows xp; Shrinking Icons in Windows XP
1 Right-click on the desktop. A drop-down menu will appear on which you will click on "Properties."
2 In the "Display Properties" box, click on the "Settings" tab.
3 Slide the scale in the "Screen Resolution" box to the right to shrink the icons (and everything else that appears on the screen).
4 Click on "Apply" and then click on "OK."
5 Click on "Start" and then right-click on an empty space until a box that says "Properties" appears. Click on "Properties."
6 In the "Taskbar and Start Menu Properties" menu, click on "Customize."
7 In the box that says "Select an icon size for programs," click on "Small Icons."
8 Click on "Apply" and then click on "OK" to adjust the size.
Shrinking Icons in Windows Vista
9 Right-click on the desktop. When the drop-down menu appears, run the mouse-pointer over "View" and click on "Classic Icons." This will shrink the icons if they are set to either "Large Icons" or "Medium Icons."
10 Right-click on the desktop again and click on "Personalize."
11 On the "Personalize appearance and sounds" screen, click on "Taskbar and Start Menu" on the left side bar.
12 In the "Taskbar and Start Menu Properties" menu, click on the "Start Menu" tab.
13 Click on "Customize."
14 Find the box that says "Use large icons." If it is checked, uncheck it and click on "OK." This will shrink the Start Menu and Taskbar icons.
Move your mouse to the bottom of the screen and right-click once. Then you should have a "Show Desktop" option or un-check the "Hide Desktop icons" Click that and all your icons should re-appear. Unless of course they actually deleted your icons :'
the Start menu and select the "My Computer" option. Alternately, you
can double-click the "My Computer" desktop icon if you've enabled it to
appear on the desktop.
Double-click on your hard drive to open the directory.
the program for which you wish to change the associated icon. You'll
need to know its location on the hard drive. If you don't know where it
is, you can use the Start menu "Search" feature to locate it.
Right-click on the file, and click the "Properties" menu option. This will open the Properties menu for the file.
the "Change Icon" button. If there is no "Change Icon" button, you will
need to create a desktop icon instead. To do so, cancel out of the
Properties menu and right-click the file again. This time, select "Send
to -> Desktop (create shortcut)."
on one of the icons that appears in the list. If the icon you want
isn't on the list, click the "Browse" button to search for more icons.
Click "OK" once you've chosen the icon you'd like to use.
Click "Apply" to confirm your changes, and then click "OK" to close the window.
a moment to see the icon change. There are times, like when a lot of
system resources are in use, when icon changes can take a moment to
if you successfully install Mahjong games in default it automatically install in your desktop the game icons. But now a days, program/game makers asking your permission to install the icons in the desktop and shortcut icons in the task bar and if you un check those permission you cannot see a shortcut icons in your desktop.
try to see it in the START Menu Programs. look for the game if there's a drop down menu look for the game icon and right click it. if no drop down menu just right click it. and go to send to and click desktop and now the game icon is already displayed in your desktop.
if you can't see it in START Menu Programs. Please re install it.
Please try these steps to solve your problem: 1) Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to run the Task Manager 2) Click on "File" on the Task Manager upper menu 3) Click on "New Task (Run)" option, Run window should appear 4) Type "explorer" without the quote, on the Run window 5) Your start menu and icon on desktop should now appears
if you mean you want to reset everything then i'm going to assume that you want to reformate your pc. And as far as your icons go i'm going to assume that your talking about your My Computer and My Documents icons and if you want thouse on your desk top do the following:
Right click the taskbar and go to properties
Next click the start menu tab
Choose classic start menu and your icons should appear on the desktop
But this is only my assumtion as to what you mean, as Fusiondc said please elaborate a little more so i can help you out with this ;)
hi if you right click your mouse on the center of the desktop a menu will come up highlight the one that says arrange icons by another menu will appear make sure that show desktop icons is checked to the left if is isnt check it by clicking on it and the icons will appear. hope this helps.