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Published on 08.08.09 by Brent Trahan

Show the Computer Icon on the Desktop

Learn how to show the Computer icon (same as My Computer in Windows XP) on Windows 7’s desktop.

How to Show the Computer Icon on the Desktop

  1. Right-click an empty space on your desktop and then select Personalize.
  2. Select Change desktop icons in the left column of the Personalization window.


  3. Check off Computer in the Desktop icons section of the Desktop Icon Settings window and then click OK.


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  1. Atul says:

    nice trick to customize your computer desktop

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