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Saturday, January 18, 2014 11:27 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. Monday, July 07, 2008 6:59 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Simplicity itself, and excellent advice. Thanks, Dan. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Why haven't you tried booting from a live disc yet? Check This Out

I can see this errant icon listed under the command prompt in C:\...\desktop when I change the attrbutes, but it has NO FILE FORMAT APPEND. The file name is CANID0X3. by bill0224 / February 2, 2014 2:57 AM PST I have a shortcut to a picture from last summer- it's empty now but the shortcut can't be removed for some reason. Confirm your account is added to the group. Share this post Link to post baker_tony    0 Member 0 1 post Posted August 31, 2014 I've had the same problem.

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Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion And it's really old advice as I noted over a decade ago and even before that. Click on the Security tab.

that sounded pretty cool, didn't work though. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - So is it in the folder or not? mine was also an email picture i forwarded to myself- it doesn't bother me enough to go through all the motions that they suggested above- i didn't try the "ubantu" solution Can't Delete Desktop Icon Windows 10 by Kat4547 / June 27, 2014 8:38 PM PDT In reply to: Can't remove shortcut?!

Delete did not work (either from desktop, either from C:\Users\Public\Desktop).For some reason, when I right clicked and deleted as an admin it worked. How To Delete Shortcuts On Desktop Without Admin I have had repeated issues with un-delete-able desktop shortcuts and when I examine the file permissions for the shortcut, I find that "Users" is not even listed. It does not even have a file extension, and the system cannot recognize it to delete it. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/can-t-remove-shortcut-612156/ It just bugs the heck out of me that I can't get rid of the dumb thing!

Sign In Now Sign in to follow this Followers 4 Go To Topic Listing Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Recently Browsing 0 members No registered users viewing this page. How To Remove Icons From Desktop That Won't Delete Had to give "Everyone" Full control NTFS permissions to delete it. While running under an account that has local admin permissions, right click it, properties, security tab. Click Advanced. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not there!

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Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Nope by bill0224 / February 4, 2014 11:28 AM PST In reply to: Icon on desktop They aren't there! If the "Owner:" field says System or any other user than yourself, Press Change. How To Delete Desktop Icons That Cannot Be Deleted Drag the slider to Never notify (all the way at the bottom). Can't Delete Shortcut From Desktop Windows 10 nothing gets rid of it. Tried F5 / right-click and refresh?

Hit Edit, then Add, type Everyone, then ok. his comment is here When in C:\Users\Public\Desktop I right-clicked and clicked Delete but it had that Admin icon so having Admin privileges is part of the trick, as I think darklordxnew was also pointing out. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites John L. Success! Can't Delete Icons From Desktop Windows 10

Thx. honestly, i don't know what that is! THANK YOU   Monday, May 12, 2008 3:12 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Good info, but I also have one and tried to find mine in the registry this contact form Some years back people were having problems when they put a shortcut on their desktop which actually was a URL to a webpage.

And of course you looked to see if it might be in documents or downloads and/or program files on the primary drive? Can't Delete Shortcut From Desktop Windows 8 Share this post Link to post Kropell    0 Member 0 6 posts Posted January 31, 2014 Wordsgood: I've tried this with no result. This shortcut isn't in there though.

I believe that with that enabled, you are not able to remove any files related to Malwarebytes.

If not, then here are a few things you could try. 1. Fix: The file name(s) would be too long for the destination folder error message Posted by [email protected] on April 23, 2009 , in Category Windows with Tags Desktop, Folder, Tips Anand Any suggestions, insights, or considerations would be very much appreciated. Can't Delete Desktop Shortcut Properties Security Click "Advanced" - located below the "Permissions for Owner" box.

Share this post Link to post Share on other sites AdvancedSetup    Staff Root Admin 63,183 posts Location: US ID: 8   Posted March 25, 2014 Okay then, glad you were by R. Register a new account Sign in Already have an account? navigate here Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the

That solved my problem with desktop icons. At registry window, edit then find, enter item(file) name/nomenclature then enter.See what shows in window and/or list, IF SPECIFIC item is shown, right click then delete. Big thanks to darklordxnew!  Share this post Link to post philanon    1 Member 1 7 posts Posted June 25, 2014 Thanks darklordxnew! Have you tried booting to Safe Mode and trying?

An easy calculus inequality that I can't prove Was there no tax before 1913 in the United States? Right click the "Cut The Rope" icon on your desktop. Not the answer you're looking for? Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Regedit by pgc3 / February 4, 2014 11:48 AM PST In reply to: Nope Start, run, regedit ,enter.

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How the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar works The MacBook Pro now has a digital function bar that's actually a dynamic screen. You could do so by right clicking the desktop, and clicking refresh.