winxp home / lost all icons from desktop

  frior-one 10:10 07 Nov 2003

a college has lost all icons from his desk top on his pc at home. he says he was "fiddling" but does not know what he has done. pointers anybody please?

  Jester2K II 10:13 07 Nov 2003

"fiddling" - LOL

Check the recycle bin first.

  frior-one 10:19 07 Nov 2003

i think he has checked/unchecked a box somewhere. i have xp at home but not a work.

  christmascracker 11:07 07 Nov 2003

Try - right click on desktop, arrange icons by and make sure there is a tick next to "show desktop icons"

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