Programs wont open from desktop icons Tags: Desktop Icons Windows 7 Last response: May 21, 2011 4:47 PM in Windows 7 Share jenljac May 21, 2011 12:58:39 AM can't open programs from desk top icons More about : programs wont open desktop icons itfreedom May 21, 2011 10:51:45 AM Right click the icon and check that the target is still pointing to the right place. m 0 l anonymous1 a b $ Windows 7 May 21, 2011 4:47:02 PM I would scan for a virus... I use malwarebytes. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Programs wont open from desktop icons Forum Programs wont open from desktop icons Forum Programs wont open from desktop icons Forum SolvedCannot open desktop icons (except MS office programs) Forum same problem here... i can't open desktop icons and i can't open my documents. i am unable to install exe programs Forum Task bar and desktop icons disappeared, task manager won't open Forum AFTER IDLE WINDOWS 7 ICONS WONT OPEN PROGRAMS Forum Desktop icons wont open Forum desktop icons wont open Forum Desktop program icons will not open when clicked Forum Desktop program icons will not open when clicked Forum Desktop program icons will not open when clicked Forum My programs and desktop window wont open Forum Icons won't open program and all look alike. Forum icon on desktop wont open Forum Desktop Icon won't open IE window Forum Solvedmost desktop icons became "Word's" icon-open to "file conversion-choose encoding to make readable" pop-up Forum Solvedicons wont open Forum When using CTRL+ALT+DEL and other programs (such as Steam), I can see the desktop icons. Forum Open programs icons not visible in task bar Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !