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Thanks for the reply. Share this post Link to post advmk    0 Member 0 1 post Posted October 21, 2014 On Windows 8 the shortcut is placed in Public desktop.Go to C:\Users\Public\Desktop and delete it 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 Next, go to: My Computer OS(C:) Users Owner Desktop Find "Cut the Rope" among the list and right click it. navigate here

Click "Full Control", then ok out completely. Should be able to delete it then. 4 people like this Share this post Link to post carlhnz    1 Member 1 3 posts Posted Right click, hitting delete, hitting shift-delete... It's easy! Share this post Link to post Kropell    0 Member 0 6 posts Posted May 20, 2014 Great - finally gone from my desktop too. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/67481-63-icon-desktop-delete

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Share this post Link to post Share on other sites John L. 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. What version of Windows?

Tried all of the usual delete methods but get message saying file can't be deleted, although they are all empty. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites bertradio    New Member Topic Starter Members 3 posts ID: 3   Posted March 25, 2014 That was enabled, but even Register a new account Sign in Already have an account? Can't Delete Desktop Icon Windows 10 I hope this helps out.

At issue was the required Administrator Permission to delete the icon. How To Delete Shortcuts On Desktop Without Admin Answer This Ask For Clarification Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Can't remove shortcut?! i'm not a tech guy but can follow directions pretty well. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/can-t-remove-shortcut-612156/ Make sure the "Include inheritable permission from this object's parent" is NOT checked.

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. Can't Delete Icons From Desktop Windows 10 My manager said I spend too much time on Stack Exchange. In that case the issue might be able to be fixed by changing the file permissions, as Tech1337 says. i get a "item not found" window - says the item "is no longer there...." so it can't be deleted?!

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Err. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/62094-cant-delete-icon-desktop.html I hope a solution for this was found and the OP will respond to me with it! Can't Delete Shortcut From Desktop Windows 7 It can be done in under 30 min., maybe even 15.1) Go to www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop.2) Select 32 or 64 bit version depending on how much RAM you have.3) Click the red box Can't Delete Shortcut From Desktop Windows 10 Share this post Link to post Kropell    0 Member 0 6 posts Posted February 22, 2014 Tried c:\users\public\desktop - same result as before.

by wpgwpg / February 5, 2014 11:10 AM PST In reply to: Not there! check over here There've been two earlier posts suggesting you boot from a live disc (like Ubuntu) and deleting it from there. After surfing my PC (using tips from various postings on different sites), I was finally able to delete the shortcut icon. same issue deleting it though. Can't Delete Shortcut From Desktop Windows 8

It's the same shortcut if the file is 0 bytes or if the file is 1.2 MB.If (in Windows Explorer) you go to the desktop folder in your profile and set 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. Here's how I was able to regain control and overcome this on my system (Windows 7). his comment is here that sounded pretty cool, didn't work though.

If it still encounters problems deleting the file, it will attempt to delete it on next reboot. Can't Delete File From Desktop Windows 10 by MarkFlax Forum moderator / February 2, 2014 8:28 PM PST In reply to: Can't remove shortcut?! Share this post Link to post Kropell    0 Member 0 6 posts Posted February 7, 2014 Support ticket sent ...  Share this post Link to post RTM    2 Member

by Techvedic / February 2, 2014 8:16 PM PST In reply to: Can't remove shortcut?!

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Double-Click on the Administrators group. Why have you ignored that suggestion? Share this post Link to post Share on other sites daledoc1    Forum Deity Spam Hunters 22,900 posts ID: 10   Posted July 20, 2014 Hi, @GGITech:  This thread is several weblink How can I prove its value?

thx for the input everyone. share|improve this answer answered Apr 7 '14 at 0:46 Devon Parsons 4011513 add a comment| up vote 2 down vote UAC could be an issue here. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not there! How can I resolve this?

All Activity Home Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Support Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Can't Remove Desktop Shortcut Privacy Policy Contact Us Back to Top Malwarebytes Community Software by Invision Power Services, Inc. × Existing user? honestly, i don't know what that is! by wpgwpg / February 6, 2014 12:08 PM PST In reply to: not yet Here's how to do it. I suggest you rename this file in CMD.

I suggest you rename this file in CMD. That does not sound like a running program to me. 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. Try disabling UAC by going to Action Center and changing the user account control settings to never notify.

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