Control Panel icons do not respond Tags: Control Panel Icons Windows XP Last response: March 27, 2010 12:56 AM in Windows XP Share aleidenberg March 16, 2010 11:32:30 PM Program icons within Control Panel do not respond. How can this problem be fixed. Thank you. More about : control panel icons respond aford10 March 17, 2010 2:03:08 AM It could be malware. Boot into safe mode with networking (F8 on startup). Download, install, and update malwarebytes. Do a full system scan. http://www.malwarebytes.org/ aleidenberg March 27, 2010 12:30:55 AM After doing a System Restore to a previous date, Control Panel programs icons once again responded, resolving the issue. It will still nevertheless be a good idea to install and run malwarebytes. Many thanks for your prompt reply. Al. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aford10 March 27, 2010 12:56:52 AM Malwarebytes(free version) is simply a malware scanner. For real time protection, try Avira. http://www.avira.com/en/downloads/ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Desktop icons does not respond to left click why? Forum Control panel icons not working vista Forum Control panel is not responding Forum Windows xp control panel not responding Forum Control Panel Forum Simple and Free Guide to Removing Malware Forum Simple and Free Guide to Removing Malware Forum control panel .... Forum wireless network connection icon missing in Control Panel Forum Add/remove icon will not respond Forum I have 4 internet options icons in control panel what do i do Forum Control Panel Forum Computer System locks up in Control Panel Forum control panel crashes system Forum Control Panel Unresponsive Forum Double Icons in Control Panel Forum Sounds and Audio Devices in Control panel Forum Can't open Control panel or device mgr. Forum HELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forum How can i remove icons? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !