It took me some time to figure but I've noticed that I delete it by myself. Even trying to open explorer should at least give you a start button. First, after your computer is cleaned of any infections, run unhide.exe. I have concluded that something is overlaying on top of the desktop. http://2theprinter.com/start-menu/start-menu-most-frequently-used-programs-vanished.php
Maybe Windows made a small roll-back with the update, or deleted files it sees as a threat, when you update Windows? Nipunika I had the same problem. General Support Desktop icons with blank squareInstalled W10 8 days ago Today after a restart some of my desktop icons have a white square in front of them I made the Add comment - Permalink (#10) Report BunnyGurl - Aug 13, 2009 7:10pm BST OK, PPL, I JUST SPENT ALL DAY TRYING TO FIGURE THIS OUT..
I hope this gives others some hints to fix this issue. Computer Type: Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number: Dell / Inspiron 11 3000 series OS: Windows 10 Quote feelingfelineJunior Member Posts : 2 Windows 10 New 02 Sep 2015 #9 Good News IN MY CASE, IT'S BUNNYGIRL THEN, OPEN THE FOLDER, SELECT ALL, RIGHT CLICK AND GO TO PROPERTIES, UNCLICK HIDDEN AND APPLY. ping -n 5 127.0.0.1 > NUL 2>&1 start explorer.exe exit ---------copy above this line--------------------- and then paste into your blank notepad document.
BUT - the interesting thing - is that this setting is user related - so meaning if you log in as a different identity, you will have those shut down options Your old account is still present, but it’s not set as the default account, so you have to switch to it. Thank You for any help! Desktop Disappeared Windows 7 It's only add a link and when I click it open me a desktop folder, not showing just desktop like Desktop Tile App.
She does occasionally get a 404 error when trying to bring up webpages and I can't figure that out either even though I have checked everything it told me to check, ping -n 5 127.0.0.1 > NUL 2>&1 echo Killing process Explorer.exe. . . Start Menu Disappeared Windows 7 IN MY CASE, IT'S BUNNYGIRL THEN, OPEN THE FOLDER, SELECT ALL, RIGHT CLICK AND GO TO PROPERTIES, UNCLICK HIDDEN AND APPLY. Start Menu Disappeared Windows 10 D: Report ITmom- Mar 25, 2009 at 01:38 PM I have seen this happen to various logins in Windows XP, on a number of computers.
The screen came back up blank with no icons and no start menu. useful reference Would appreciate any help. or a service not turned on? MaeLou Whew, Thanks! Desktop Disappeared Windows 10
It turns out, you can't re-arrange the start menu the way I have always done (Win 95 - Win 7) because besides the other system folders (start-up, etc) which reside there, Desktop icons and taskbar reappeared. Thank you so very much!! my review here Eliezer99 One more solution (to be tried before anything else): I had a similar problems, only with whole programs disappearing as well.
I love you ! Start Menu Items Missing Windows 10 When I right click nothing happens. You just saved me! :) Ali Syed Thank you So much for such an easy and to the point guide.