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Desktop Icons Missing? Here’s how to fix it

In this article, I will show you how to fix your missing icons, one you might have to hide those, another you might not have added them to your desktop.

Have you ever faced a desktop icon missing issue?

You don’t have to worry you will have your solution today.

Problem 1: Icons are not visible on my desktop, all the icons are gone?

It may look like this.

This kind of issue occurs when you are not fully aware of the features that the Windows version offers you. The solution of this problem is here…

Step 1: Right Click on Desktop
Step 2: Click on View Option and You Will See, Show Desktop Items.

After clicking on show desktop icons you will see your icon is back on the desktop. This is so easy, isn’t it?

Now problem two is that you might now have added your My Computer icon or Users File or Recycle Bin Icons on desktop. Most of the people who address this issue show my computer on desktop windows 11 like this.

The solution for this is also a lot easier if you follow the instructions.

How to Change Folder Icon in Windows 11

Problem 2: How to Add My Computer Icons or Icons on Desktop Windows 11

Step 1: Right-click on the desktop and click on personalization or Press Windows + I for = Setting (from here you can select personalization)

Step 2: There are so many options and menus under personalization, you can use them as per your requirement. There is a Background option for changing background wallpapers, a Color panel for changing colors, and last not least Theme option for adding items on the desktop.

Step 3: After clicking on the Theme Option, you will see all the theme details and below that, you will also see the option Desktop Icon settings.

Step 4: Select all the icons that you want to show on your desktop and apply and ok, that’s it you are done.

Hope this solved your problem.

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