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Talk about a long work around to remove their software. Also, might I ask what kind of computer it is? I mean there is no response at all and I end up restarting the system. Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Asus M2N-MX SE Plus § DualCore AMD Athlon 64 X2, 2300 MHz (11.5 x 200) 4400+ § Corsair Value Select OS Windows 8 Pro with http://channeltechnetwork.com/windows-10/desktop-icons-not-working-windows-10.html

If I need anything I'll press the start button but it disappears again once I go back to the program. What I recommend you do is remove the "Intel iCS Client" at the beginning of your path. **THIS IS IMPORTANT** Quote 26 Jul 2013 #8 Alta View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Posts : 2 Windows 8 Hey guys thanks for all of the replies but i have no idea I have had this OS for 2 days now and am really liking this, although this is an incredible pain.

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Click/tap on the Startup tab, and click/tap on Open Task Manager. (see screenshot below step 4 in Part One above)NOTE: Do not close this System Configuration (msconfig) window yet. A spinning aperture circle is a sign of read Element Failure on a mechanical hard drive. But still the problem persists. I do not know why.

  1. Back to top #6 acerts04 acerts04 Members 582 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:50 PM Posted 04 April 2014 - 05:47 PM You made sure you individually disabled each start up
  2. My hard disk : Volume - 149 Gb, Cluster size= 4kb, used space =79.39 gb, free space= 69.66 gbhope this help, this all started sudden last nite.
  3. Every couple of weeks or so, while I'm listening to music via foobar or online via Pandora, or watching a streaming...
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  5. And it is a Lenovo Back to top #12 That1Dude_Isaac That1Dude_Isaac Members 3 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:50 PM Posted 24 April 2014 - 03:59 PM Environmental Variables you can access
  6. Anything to point me in the right direction or any suggestions?
  7. I disabled all the "pink background" entries (installed by a third-party app) and it really did fix it (at least for the moment it seems).

Lenovo and other manufacturers has been stupidly putting Intel's iCS Client ahead of the %SystemRoot% path. Fortunately it wasn't a hardware issue. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎03-10-2012 12:10 PM Hello and thanks for the advice, here is a Windows 10 Freezes At Startup When the computer reboots and the Startup Settings menu appears, press 4 for Safe Mode.Once there, right-click the taskbar and select Task Manager, then click the Startup tab.

Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Computer Freezes On Startup Windows 7 Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Anywho hopefully this may help someone else here on the forums who is having the same issue and is looking for what could be causing the desktop icons to freeze up. http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/73235-desktop-icons-freeze-but-start-menu-taskbar-work-normal.html The issue is it happens randomly - I can use the computer for hours with no issue, and other times it will happen within mins of bootup.

Mark this Post “Accept as Solution” to help others find the SolutionNote: You can find “Accept as Solution” only on threads started by you.2012 Year of the Dragon! Computer Freezes Windows 7 Several functions may not work. If there are no errors found and it doesn't fix the problem then perhaps you should look at SFC System File Checker.you can google for instructions on how to run SFCGoin' If not I'll post a new thread.

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This does not happen anywhere else, only on the Desktop. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/desktop-freezes-sometimes-cant-click-on-icons-drag/0df2c77c-4469-4411-ab05-586f8fe9d0ea About Us Contact Us Digital Edition Customer Service Gift Subscription Ad Choices Newsletters Privacy Policy RSS Terms of Service Agreement E-commerce Affiliate Relationships PCWorld CATEGORIES Business Laptops Mobile PC Hardware Printers Desktop Icons Frozen Back to top #8 bilge6 bilge6 Topic Starter Members 27 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:50 PM Posted 22 April 2014 - 01:56 PM I hate to bump this thread, but it Desktop Frozen Windows 10 Youtube) do not work on IE8-64 which is the only reason I would want to use IE8-32.

If you ask a computer to do too much at once, sometimes you get into a situation where the instruction list is longer than what the system can do. Report • #7 ThinkMonster September 22, 2010 at 02:45:13 When you installed windows ?Try booting from a Ubuntu live cd(you buy it almost free of cost or get from your friend then it hangs.. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. My Desktop Is Frozen Mac

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Sad because I happen to like AVG and the uninstall process is just long, stupid and not very user friendly. Without any errors or warning, all of my Desktop Icons become frozen. Check This Out Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

That is, is everything OK - is the system handling the load alright, or is it having issues BEFORE the final freeze where you click on the icon on your Desktop Windows 10 Safe Mode What's New? Glad you got it fixed.

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Desktop Icons double-click functionality gone Desktop icons dont click open in windows 7 Left click does not open desktop icons Desktop icons will not open on left click Icons on my Set it to perform the check at next boot then re-start the machine.Hopefully this will fix your problem. The list gets longer, the computer shoves more and more into the "can't do this yet" page list... Malwarebytes Note that you may be prompted to insert the Windows XP installation CD-ROM.

Using the ShellEx program... This tool I am recommending is for advanced users only so please ignore this recommendation if you are a newbie: Download ShellExView portable from Nirsoft. after 8-10 mins two error message appears. 1st message: Windows explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close. this contact form Contact Us Windows 7 Support Privacy and cookies Legal Top Windows 7 Forums - Windows Vista Forums - Windows 10 Forums old server The Windows 8 Forums is an independent

Tread carefully.NOTE that there are tabs for DISK, Memory, Network... I have an SSD for my bootdrive and a normal HDD for all my files. Sorry you had to turn off the Messanger.Keep the Monitor around, not turned on, mind you. Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page...

Thanks Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 acerts04 acerts04 Members 582 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:50 PM Posted 03 April 2014 also the laptop has frozen as the clock has not moved 1 answer Last reply Jul 21, 2012 More about cant click desktop icons freezes ksiembJul 21, 2012, 8:22 PM vijays There is a "how to" at your computer's website.If you've had your computer for a while, and you do not have auto-updates turned on, consider going to your computer's website and In addition, over time Explorer would become non-responsive when clicking the Start button.

I'm loving the new Windows 10! Going into taskmanager and deleting the iexplore.exe 32 processes would restore the icons to their former state. Also put check marks as shown Click on the screen, Hold down CTRL Key+A to select all then click on the red button on top left corner to disable all.Click on Part 3!

If you did, then you can follow this guide to change it back to the way it was. 1. Somehow I had gotten IE 32 onto my taskbar. Report • #11 goodguy9 September 23, 2010 at 05:17:25 Problem is not solved even after system resoring at earlier time. Lenovo and other manufacturers has been stupidly putting Intel's iCS Client ahead of the %SystemRoot% path.

General Discussion Taskbar & Start Menu - Duplicate IconsHi all, First post here so bear with me. Other Info facevsion f2 webcam, blue microphone usb yeti, ath ad700 headphones, antlion boom modmic, logitech s-220 speakers, sirius stilletto 2 portable radio w dock, newpoint surge protection. Computer Type: PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number: Me OS: Windows 10 Professional CPU: AMD FX 8350, 8 Core Motherboard: ASUS M5A99FX Memory: 16 GB Graphics Card: Radeon HD 6900 1gb DDR5 Quote if you understand the required processes then uncheck the unnecessaries.then restart.If this does not work then download a trial version of Tuneup utilities, install it and see what it suggests.

As it turns out, it's almost taken me more time to register for this site and post this note than it did to solve the problem. Once I completely shut down all IE8 process's this allowed my desktop icons to unfreeze. When the program goes "haywire", it steals the CPU resource (> 50-75%). First Time Here?