Icons on my Windows 7 desktop Tags: Windows 7 Desktops Icons Last response: January 25, 2010 8:08 PM in Windows 7 Share rmfuego January 25, 2010 6:22:14 PM Hello, After they work for awhile, the icons on my desk top won't open. I can open items by going to start or by rebooting my computer. Any way to correct this problme? Thanks More about : icons windows desktop arges86 a b $ Windows 7 January 25, 2010 8:08:35 PM what happens when you click on them? whats 'for awhile'? Do they work for X amount of time then stop, or have they stopped working since you've had Windows 7 for X amount of time. I would try doing a system restore to an earlier point where they all worked. Try deleting the shortcuts, and then resending them to the desktop when you right click on the icons on the Start Menu m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 7 Desktop Icons Won't Load Forum Lock windows 7 desktop icons in place Forum Can not move my icons on the desktop in windows 7 Forum Icons on my Windows 7 desktop Forum Desktop icons dont click open in windows 7 Forum My windows 7 desktop shortcut icons are not working Forum Nailing icons to desktop on Windows 7 Forum Windows 7 Desktop Icons Gone Forum How to stop desktop icons from moving on a windows 7 computer Forum Locking icons to desktop with windows 7 64 bit Pro Forum How do i unlock my desktop icons on windows 7 Forum Lost all icons and start menue on desktop on acer windows 7 Forum ATI 5770+Windows 7 Desktop with no icons or taskbar Forum Solvedmissing icons and desktop windows 8 Forum how can I get my windows 8 desktop icons to look right? they are sort of greyed out - but still are usable. Also the clock i Forum Windows 7 put icon on all users desktop Forum My webcam does not bring the icon on the desktop in windows 7 Forum Unwanted desktop icons windows 8.1 Forum Help and Support icon over the windows 7 desktop (wallpaper) Forum Desktop Icons Scramble Everytime I reboot?? Win 7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !