I cant see any icons on my Windows 7 screen except recycle bin. This has been a recurring problem with many of my colleagues. Any suggestions to fix this permanently !!!!
The desktop icons are stored in C:\Users\Username\Desktop folder. Please refer the following steps to check the Desktop target.
1. Click Computer, then Right-click then Desktop icon in the left panel.
2. Hit Shortcut tab.
3. Under Target you will find out the directory.
Also, You can try two things to fix it:
Right click desktop>view>show desktop items.
If that does not work.
Right click desktop>personalization>change desktop icons>restore default>ok.
Then, right click desktop>view>show desktop items.
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