Windows 10: Desktop Icon disappeared

Discus and support Desktop Icon disappeared in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; Hi everyone,Im currently experiencing icon went missing on desktop as the same time not able to perform left/right click on it even with touch pad or... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Desmond.Heng, Jun 14, 2021.

  1. Desktop Icon disappeared

    Hi everyone,Im currently experiencing icon went missing on desktop as the same time not able to perform left/right click on it even with touch pad or external mouse. Only the Desktop part not fucntioning wherenby the rest are still working as normal. Any expert here would be able to help me get rid of this issue?*I'm new to PC tech stuff and in midst of exploring shortcut keys, ive entered RIGHT ALT+ RIGHT SHIFT + F4. Right after this problem persist.Device I'm using Huawei Matebook D15 2021 series. Not sure device spec will take on the effect, I believe providing more detailed for those who

    Desmond.Heng, Jun 14, 2021

  2. Desktop Icons disappeared

    Hi Kinsley,

    • Are you referring to the desktop icons?
    • When did the icons disappear? Did you make any changes to the system Settings?

    It's possible that your device is in Tablet mode. I suggest you to turn it off and check if the icons appear. To do so, select the
    Action center icon on the taskbar (the little message box next to the date and time), and then select
    Tablet mode to turn it on or off.

    Also refer the following thread which discusses about a similar issue.

    Windows 10 - Desktop icons disappeared - I may have hit something that is causing my problem

    Hope this helps. Keep us updated with the status of the issue to continue assisting you further.

    Thank you.
    Azaruddin Syed, Jun 14, 2021
  3. Try3 Win User
    Deleted icons stay on desktop (not in desktop folder)

    I can only suggest that you
    1 Add a list of steps you have already taken.
    2 Add a comment about restarting the computer. Do the deleted icons disappear then?
    2 Add a comment explaining if any Desktop items do delete correctly and whether or not there are any significant differences between those that do delete correctly and those that don't.
    3 Add a list of any OS tweaks you have done & any third-party OS-related utilities you have run.

    I assume you have already reinstalled your display driver.
    I don't see a Repair install as being relevant. Repair Install - TenForumsTutorials

  4. Desktop Icon disappeared

    Remove Linux Desktop Icons

    I am not sure whether this will work (Ubuntu does not have icons like that on the desktop by default), but I suggest opening the trash bin and sweeping the icons into the window showing the trash bin.
    Peter1986C, Jun 14, 2021

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