Desk Top Icon removal

  Colt45 21:25 30 Dec 2004
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I have now got seven Icons that have arrived uninvited on my desk top. (XP home)I can not delete them, move them or right click them.How do I get rid of them?

  VoG II 21:28 30 Dec 2004

Try these suggestions click here

  Colt45 21:42 30 Dec 2004

Itried Freefile and all the desktop icons came up except vthe seven that I want to remove

  Colt45 21:47 30 Dec 2004

No luck with Free File. The seven icons don't show up for me to delete

  VoG II 21:49 30 Dec 2004

System Restore?

  Colt45 22:23 30 Dec 2004

System Restore OK Thanks

  Colt45 22:26 30 Dec 2004

Lo and behold they have come back

  Colt45 13:39 01 Jan 2005

Come on lads help an old man out.
Tried Killbox,spyboot,Free File,a2, spy vest. These icons need to be cleared and I'm no expert

  Revi 13:52 01 Jan 2005

Follow the advice of Spikeychris, remove messenger plus and the 7 icons will vanish! Thanks Spikeychris.

  Colt45 15:24 01 Jan 2005

Revi, Thanks for passing on Spikeychris TIP. It worked. I know you young hotshots could solve it.

thanks again

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