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I like to employ the ability de-select the "Show desktop icons" (right click on background, select "View" then un-check "Show desktop icons" This makes for a very clean display. Thanks everyone for your input.  They don't consider it an issue, they consider it an enhancement........and yes I'm serious. March 24, 2008 Mark Thanks again, Ed. Home About Downloads The Desktop App was working yesterday but it's not working today. http://realink.org/how-to/my-desktop-icons-are-highlighted-blue-how-to-remove-it.html

Now do you see the FN key off to the lower left of the keyboard? gadget for viewing folder contents on the desktop? Just a normal windows desktop folder. Xorg as a shell? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-trouble-removing-my-docs-icon-from-desktop.1018874/

How To Remove Names From Desktop Icons Windows 10

ron40, Sep 22, 2011 #5 ron40 Thread Starter Joined: Jul 6, 2004 Messages: 250 Hi Megabyte: For the record I usually click desktop icons from the taskbar popup, not directly on I'm sure they have their reasons.  Thanks for the help buddy! For other User folders (Contacts) or for Windows 8, check out Seven Forums tutorial on this very topic. No error or anything, it just won't delete.

They each found a few things, but none fixed the issue.I tried to repair windows via the XP install CD, but even a repair didn't fix it.Any help or input would tom June 3, 2008 ed What program is this messed up icon for? Enter Your Email Here to Get Access for Free:

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Tried using unlocker, but I couldn't get the program to run (vista ultimate x64) when I go through command line and do it that way, its in use by another program Hide Shortcut Icon May 25, 2008 Tom I started unnaming all the icons on my laptop with the Alt+255 etc. I personally hate Norton (this wasn't my computer), but this is really screwy. Just right click on your desktop and you will see that the default icon setting is "medium"….change the setting to "classic" and you should be fine.

help! How To Show Full File Names With Desktop Icons The way this works is that the Alt+255 character is blank, so the shortcut filename is actually just named with a character that is completely blank. There are two steps here: Check for the Magic Folder Icon Check that non-Magic Folders have the proper name, which prepares us for the next step Maybe only your Downloads folder I had this problem a long time ago, I wound up needed to boot up linux and delete the folder from the linux OS.

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But now I want to delete it and it won't let me. http://faq.mydocsonline.com/502/the-desktop-app-was-working-yesterday-but-its-not-working-today-how-do-i-fix-this/ March 21, 2007 zoxor Just like yco says… you could just use *space* instead of Alt + 255… Works fine for me.. :) March 22, 2007 Ron Space never worked for How To Remove Names From Desktop Icons Windows 10 Any help appreciated. How To Remove Icon Names Thanks for your tweak list.

Do this: Click Start Type: cmd Right-click cmd.exe and choose Run as administrator For each folder you need to fix or recreate, run the following command(s): Downloads: attrib +r -s -h http://realink.org/how-to/how-to-remove-duplicate-icons-in-android.html First, a few bits of info you’ll need to keep in mind. Double clicking it opens the folder.Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I have a folder shortcut in my Quick Launch just fine. ex: ren “alt+0160″ new_name in the place of alt+0160/alt+255 appear as a blank ren require two arguments,if u havnt given doble quotes for alt+0160 it will find only find one argument Remove Text Under Icons Android

There is also "libraries, network, 2 control panels & desktop which are newer. So, here’s the boiled-down, anybody-can-do-it version on how to restore your missing User folders – or so I hope! Help with Gadget setup Solved removing "press any key to continue"? weblink Remove "get more themes" and hide/disable NIC LAN properties Solved Set first image as Folder preview.

i right click and press "rename" then hold down "alt" while i type "225" but a little symble that looks like a b shows up… whats going wrong? Desktop Icons Names Are Highlighted August 29, 2007 Joe Actually, the Recycle Bin icon does rename with this method. snoopcat ron40, Sep 22, 2011 #1 Sponsor Megabite Joined: Apr 5, 2008 Messages: 11,761 Is it a yellow folder on the desktop and does it have a arrow at

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They are displayed properly in list- details- and tile views, but if I move the Views slider up to any of the icon positions (or anywhere inbetween), the names disappear. Hold down Alt and type 255 (Num lock is on since this is a laptop 4. Reboot That’s it. How To Show Full File Names With Desktop Icons Windows 10 Click OK on Delete Temporary Files window.

I got a weird message - "Windows could not create the shortcut. If you turn on the UAC (user account control -located in the console under Users) then you will be able to change your desktop icons…however, you will only be able to Solved Delete folders and keep the content Change the "Desktop" icon itself Solved Moving library folder locations mistake, help! check over here Solved Folders problem Changing Default Windows 7 Color with Style Builder Windows 7 - Auto Hide Task Bar Solved Some little help on editing this needed Desktop context menu of windows

Finally, I went to Windows Explorer and created a new empty folder in the desktop directory, and it took. Right click icon and select "rename" 2. what am i doing wrong? How did this happen?

Oops, something's wrong below. It's detailed here;http://www.technixupdate.com/add-shortcut-to-folder-in-taskbar-in-windows-7/This is complicated, so be sure you understand all the steps, in particular how to unhide file extensions for known file types, and that you know the location, the