My computer lost its desktop icons Tags: Desktop Icons Taskbar Desktops Computers Icons Windows XP Last response: September 1, 2010 9:02 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous September 1, 2010 10:58:29 AM Hello,i screwed my desktop anf lost all its icons including the taskbar, all you can see is the background. More about : computer lost desktop icons aford10 September 1, 2010 3:21:07 PM Press ctrl+alt+delete, and bring up the task manager-->file-->new task-->type explorer.exe and press enter. That should restore the taskbar and icons. bmathews September 1, 2010 9:02:38 PM Take a look at this site. It should be able to give you some great information that will be able to help you solve your lost icons and taskbar problem! http://www.askageek.com/2007/11/28/desktop-icons-and-ta... I hope this helps! Brett M, Windows Outreach Team Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumLost all my desktop icons . its been replaced with notepad ForumHELP-I lost my Windows98 Desktop/Icons ... ForumDesktop icons somehow not associated with its ppplication - if there a fix for t ForumLost Start up menu & Desktop icons ForumMy computer lost desktop ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumHow do i recover my desktop icons on my home computer ? ForumHow do i recover my desktop icons on my home computer ? ForumI lost my all icon from desktpo how can i get back on my desktop ForumLost my icons an start menu bar on my Desktop ForumMy computer lost all icons windows xp ForumLost desktop icons ForumLost my computer icon on win 7 desktop ForumLost my computer icon on win 7 desktop ForumDesktop Icons ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !