Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win2000.group_policy (More info?)
> Is there a group policy to show the Internet Explorer icon on
> the desktop for
> XP machines?
> I have disabled 'hide internet explorer icon' but it is still
> not there when
> users log in.
This is a reg hack. For some reason XP decided that it was nice to
have a clean desktop. The Desktop icons are physically added or
removed in the Display Properties-Desktop - Customize Desktop section.
I created a reg hack to make My Computer, Recycle, IE and My Net
Places showing all the time for all users on XP.
You can either put it in a vbscript or just have it apply as a reg