All my desktop icons have the enternet explorer \

All my desktop icons have the enternet explorer "e" on them,and i cant open them.How can I get my desktop icons to work again?
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  1. Sounds like you have a malware infection. Reboot in safe mode and download and run Combofix from bleepingcomputer.com
  2. nonnie01 said:
    All my desktop icons have the enternet explorer "e" on them,and i cant open them.How can I get my desktop icons to work again?


    I know... dont tell us what OS you using... let us all just guess!!! :fou:

    Well - im going to guess win 7... and if you lucky - you may just have corrupt icons... if thats it, you can regenerate....

    http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/49819-icon-cache-rebuild.html

    Update: Actually - I like extremepcs answer... that more likley.

    HTH
    Cheers
  3. Sounds like the Desktop and Start Program icon .LNK File Associations changed. I have seen it before, refer here:
    http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/itprovistadesktopui/thread/e8631c28-4ce5-43cc-8865-b75fa2255b57
  4. extremepcs said:
    Sounds like you have a malware infection. Reboot in safe mode and download and run Combofix from bleepingcomputer.com


    Thank you!!!(sorry for not saying,iam using win 7)
  5. hi,this is mohammed,
    select start button click default programs then click set your default programs..it will open list op application names which u installed then click set default programs..now u can get..
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