Desktop cannot open icons. Tags: Desktops Icons Windows XP Last response: December 27, 2012 4:26 AM in Windows XP Share deedee_77 December 26, 2012 2:05:22 AM Hello, I cannot open any icons on my desktop. More about : desktop open icons awalrath December 27, 2012 4:26:07 AM deedee_77 said:Hello, I cannot open any icons on my desktop. I would love to help you while I wait for a reply on my post, however that is really hard to help with. Without any real information my first suggestion would be to right click and select open. try running the microsoft fix it tool, without knowing your operating system you will have to do most of the work with this link. http://support.microsoft.com/gp/system_maintenance_for_... you could also try booting your computer in safe mode with networking. Also have you made any changes, or can you click the start menu? if that doesnt work, can you please give me some more information? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCannot open desktop icons (except MS office programs) Forum I cannot open some icons on my xp desktop Forum I cannot open my desktop icons Forum Cannot open icons on desktop xp Forum HELP Cannot open icons from desktop or start menu Forum SolvedI cannot open IE from my desktop icon. Forum How to remove an icon on my pc desktop. never seen it before but cannot open it Forum Solvedmost desktop icons became "Word's" icon-open to "file conversion-choose encoding to make readable" pop-up Forum Task bar and desktop icons disappeared, task manager won't open Forum SolvedCannot see icons on desktop Forum Icons have changed, cannot open anything on computer Forum same problem here... i can't open desktop icons and i can't open my documents. i am unable to install exe programs Forum My desktop icons are appearing but I cannot access them including some of the programs in my start menu on my pc windows xp pr Forum My desktop icons disappered and can't open start menu. Forum Cannot open specific programs by openning their icons for all have changed into Forum Desktop icons no loner open Forum Solvedcannot open my computer and other desktop files Forum Can't see my desktop icons, task bar, and can't open task manager Forum Desktop icons dont click open in windows 7 Forum Left click does not open desktop icons Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !