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: ForumCompter won't boot - Continually restarting. ForumMissing Cd-rom ForumCrazy Boot Up Characters in Windows Xp ForumMissing wireless icon ForumMissing battery icon windows 7 ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumInternet icon missing start menu ForumSpeaker icon is missing ForumMissing FRAPS Icon Picture? Forumredshd.gif - compter freezes ForumHelp! Missing or Corrupt hal.dll file Forum[Solved] Msvcr100.dll is missing from your computer ForumMy volume control icon keeps going missing of my laptop toolbar ForumCD Drive Icon is missing :-/ ForumMissing speaker icon ForumMissing Ethernet Network Adapter Icon ForumPost Crysis Bugs Here ForumIcon missing windows 7 system and maintenance ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumNtldr missing press any key to restart More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !