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Accidentally Deleted "My Computer" From Desktop

  1. #1

    Accidentally Deleted "My Computer" From Desktop


    I accidentally moved it to the trash and when I tried to recover it, it wasn't there.

    How do I restore it?

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    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello X703jko,

    You should be able to use the tutorial below to add "My Computer" back to your desktop.

    Desktop Icons - Add or Remove in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
    Last edited by Brink; 22 Dec 2012 at 01:27.
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  3. #3


    Thanks...that did it
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    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're welcome.
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