All my desktop icons have the enternet explorer \ Tags: Explorer Desktop Icons Windows 7 Last response: March 27, 2013 4:42 AM in Windows 7 Share nonnie01 April 16, 2012 2:09:57 PM 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? More about : desktop icons enternet explorer extremepcs April 16, 2012 2:16:00 PM Sounds like you have a malware infection. Reboot in safe mode and download and run Combofix from bleepingcomputer.com yoji a b $ Windows 7 April 16, 2012 2:18:31 PM 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!!! 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-r... Update: Actually - I like extremepcs answer... that more likley. HTH Cheers Related resources Icons on desktop are internet explorer - Forum To delete internet explorer from my desktop icons - Forum Desktop icons unresponsive after opening and closing explorer - Forum Why do my desktop icons move when i use internet explorer ? - Forum Multiple desktop icons in Explorer - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer asnorton44 April 16, 2012 2:58:57 PM 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/itprovist... nonnie01 April 16, 2012 3:09:55 PM 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) Ricochet_16 April 16, 2012 8:53:38 PM Microsoft Answers discusses fixing a corrupt user account. See if this information helps: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/window... kaleel March 27, 2013 4:42:29 AM 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.. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources No desktop icons Explorer Hangs Forum New secondary HD, no taskbar/ icons/explorer /cursor, fresh install Forum Desktop icons redirect you to internet explorer Forum Is my computer approaching its last days? Forum Takes a long time to show files icons in Windows Explorer Forum Windows 98se bootup Forum Start button, Taskbar and Desktop icons missing Forum Flickering Blue Desktop and Disappearing Icons Forum Can't see my desktop icons , task bar, and can't open task manager Forum Cant see my start button or desktop icons Forum Program icons are missing (NOT desktop icons ) Forum Window 7 ultimate hp product key Forum Local area connection doesnt have a valid ip configuration Forum How to find location of desktop which is lost Forum I have a VGA chipset want to know if can install ATI for my windows 7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !