Start button, Taskbar and Desktop icons missing Tags: Configuration Taskbar Desktop Icons Windows XP Last response: February 20, 2012 6:19 PM in Windows XP Share cheryl_50 February 1, 2012 3:34:39 AM I cannot get into my desktop computer at all. When it is turned on it goes through all the normal motions and then my wallpaper picture comes up and that is it. There are no icons and the start menu does not appear. Is there a solution? More about : start button taskbar desktop icons missing purushottamaher February 1, 2012 5:11:47 AM Hi, your system is virus infected you have to scan. to see the desktop press Alt+Ctrl+Del >> Taskmanager >> file >> new task >> type desktop or explorer.exe >> hit Enter. then you will see the desktop. m 0 l cheryl_50 February 20, 2012 6:19:10 PM purushottamaher said:Hi, your system is virus infected you have to scan. to see the desktop press Alt+Ctrl+Del >> Taskmanager >> file >> new task >> type desktop or explorer.exe >> hit Enter. then you will see the desktop. HI, and thanks for replying but it does not want to do anything. It does seems as if there's something that can be done. Though I feel I have tried most of them. Cheryl m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Start button, Taskbar and Desktop icons missing Forum Start button taskbar and desktop icons missing xp Forum Start button, taskbar and icons missing Forum Desktop no icons taskbar start button Forum Windows XP-missing my desktop icons, task bat and Start button Forum Windows XP-missing my desktop icons, task bat and Start button Forum Windows XP Desktop Icons and start button are missing after i open internet Forum SolvedMy start button is missing from my taskbar. Forum Solvedmy desktop icons and taskbar is missing. Forum SolvedLost all desktop icons, start menu, and taskbar Forum start button icons are all missing what should i do Forum new problems, taskbar, desktop and start button STILL not working. Forum Lost all desktop icons & Start menu & Taskbar at bottom, P.. Forum Taskbar & Desktop Icons Missing? Forum Missing taskbar and desktop icons Forum How do i recover my taskbar desktop icons and start menu Forum No image of desktop icons same on taskbar and start bottom not functioning Forum Missing Windows Desktop Icons and Startup Button Forum No desktop icons, taskbar, start menu Forum Missing Windows Desktop Icons and Startup Button Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !