Disappearing Shortcuts

If you’ve created a shortcut on your desktop and it keeps randomly disappearing, here’s the fix:

Open your start menu by pressing the windows button on your keyboard.    windows

If you see: If you see:
7Search windows metro
type in the word: troubleshooting

Press the “Enter” key.

Just start typing the word: troubleshooting

Click on the word “troubleshooting”.


When the troubleshooting screen opens click the “Change settings” link in the left column.


Under “Computer Maintenance” select the “Off” radio button. Click OK at the bottom. Close the Troubleshooting screen.


Note: You may lose your shortcuts one more time but they should not disappear more than once.




Posted October 23, 2015 by Sandy Groom-Meeks in category "Computer Maintenance and Troubleshooting

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