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Desktop icons disappeared. How to get them back?
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JFB

Joined: 17 Oct 2017
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PostPosted: Sun 03 Dec 2017, 20:26    Post subject:  Desktop icons disappeared. How to get them back?  

I'm running Tahrpup 6.0.5. I had a power failure; now my desktop icons are missing. Can someone please tell me how to restore the desktop icons? Thanks...
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8Geee


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PostPosted: Sun 03 Dec 2017, 22:01    Post subject:  

Quick idea... reload the CD and boot.

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JFB

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PostPosted: Sun 03 Dec 2017, 22:53    Post subject:  

In the end, I re-installed the entire os...
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Thoranaga

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PostPosted: Mon 04 Dec 2017, 01:10    Post subject:  

You just need to replace one file : 'globicons' from /root/Choices/ROX-Filer/globicons with original or backuped one .
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JFB

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PostPosted: Mon 04 Dec 2017, 08:43    Post subject:  

Good to know...
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rockedge


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PostPosted: Mon 04 Dec 2017, 08:52    Post subject:  

a trick that worked for me a few times:
open Menu->Desktop->JWMDeskmanager and select Icon Layout
then select Tradional Full Icon layout and click "Apply" button.
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