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Old 11-16-2010, 07:55 AM   #1
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icons missing on desktop

Just now , I installed linux obuntu latest version for my laptop, but unable to see the icons on the top and left margin on the desktop,they are blank,but opens.Please help
Old 11-16-2010, 08:07 AM   #2
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Right click on the blank icon, choose 'icon settings'. You will see a picture where the icon should be in the settings dialog, click it and you will see icons to choose from. Find the icon for that program and select it, hit OK and you're done.
Old 11-17-2010, 09:50 PM   #3
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Dear Udaman,
Thanks. But Right click not working.


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