Missing "My Compter" Icon Tags: Configuration Windows XP Desktops Computers Last response: March 6, 2010 5:16 PM in Windows XP Share Sercom March 6, 2010 1:51:50 PM Hello, I had to reformat my XP and re-install all progs and when finished the "My Computer" Icon is missing. Tried everything to restore by rightclicking desktop etc. No dice. How can I create one showing c:\ and capacity etc. More about : missing compter icon aford10 March 6, 2010 4:48:10 PM Look in the start menu. greenfield March 6, 2010 5:16:19 PM Give the following URL a Spin: My Computer icon missing from desktop after reinstall of Windows XP http://groups.google.co.uk/group/microsoft.public.windo... My Computer icon missing on desktop: http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6122_102-0.html?threadID=29... http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm My Computer icon missing from Desktop: http://www.5starsupport.com/xp-faq/1-74.htm Your Desktop Icons Are Missing in Windows XP http://support.microsoft.com/kb/330170 Missing my computer icon on desktop: http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/missing-my-... From a blank area of the desktop, right click properties desktop customize desktop check my computer or, Right click the start button, properties, switch it from classic start menu to just start menu, THEN left click start and right click my computer and show on desktop later,G Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Compter won't boot - Continually restarting. Forum Missing Cd-rom Forum Crazy Boot Up Characters in Windows Xp Forum Missing wireless icon Forum Missing battery icon windows 7 Forum Simple and Free Guide to Removing Malware Forum Internet icon missing start menu Forum Speaker icon is missing Forum Missing FRAPS Icon Picture? Forum redshd.gif - compter freezes Forum Help! Missing or Corrupt hal.dll file Forum [Solved] Msvcr100.dll is missing from your computer Forum My volume control icon keeps going missing of my laptop toolbar Forum CD Drive Icon is missing :-/ Forum Missing speaker icon Forum Missing Ethernet Network Adapter Icon Forum Post Crysis Bugs Here Forum Icon missing windows 7 system and maintenance Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum Ntldr missing press any key to restart Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !