Did all your desktop icons and programs disappear suddenly? Antivirus will not open and your desktop icons and programs missing? This post will tell you step-by-step guide on how to restore missing desktop icons and programs manually and completely. If you have any problem during the removal process, please contact Tee Support agents 24/7 online for more detailed instructions.
What cause my desktop icons and programs missing?
Have you met such situation that suddenly all of your desktop icons and programs were missing? There are many reasons that may cause such kind of problems. For example, virus infections, the registry errors, hard drive problems and your wrong computer operation may all lead you to lose the desktop icons and programs. This post will focus on the virus infections reasons. If the viruses attack your computer’s explorer.exe, userinit.exe or registry, your computer can not find out the explorer.exe at computer startup and that will cause desktop icons and programs missing problems. Usually there will be other virus symptoms. Take the recent popular rogue HDD fake system optimization programs as an example, such infections will not let you open any antivirus software to kill them and will generate fake system pop-ups to mislead you to purchase useless or even harmful computer products. To blackmail you further, such HDD rogue infections will hide or damage some of your computer programs so you will get desktop icons and programs missing problems outwardly.
How to restore my missing desktop icons and programs in Windows Vista, Windows Xp or Windows 7?:
Step one – Remove all possible infections on your computer first. If your antivirus can not work, you can try to manually remove all infections or contact Tee Support (Home page: www.teesupport.com) which is a legit online PC repair company. If you have any PC problem, just click to chat with 24/7 online computer experts. Then we will walk you through so that we can connect to your computer remotely via the world leading remote software TeamViewer (http://www.teamviewer.com/en/index.aspx). And then you only need to sit by and watch your problems being solved safely and completely step by step according to your concrete conditions!
Step two- Try to show Hidden computer files and programs:
For Windows Xp: Click Start, and then click Control Panel -> Click Appearance and Themes -> and then click Folder Options -> On the View tab, under Hidden files and folders, click Show hidden files and folders -> click Ok to restore your hidden files and folders
For Windows Vista and Windows 7: clicking the Start button -> clicking Control Panel -> clicking Folder Options -> Click the View tab -> Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders -> and then click OK.
Step three- use the search function in your startup menu to find out the location of the wanted software and then create shortcuts for them.
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