Reply van Win August 1, 2012 at 9:19 pm # Strange, I do not have the two entries mentioned in my registry, but if I stop the explorere process and then BEST OF HOW-TO GEEK The Biggest Design Mistakes Apple Has Made in the Past Two Years What to Do When Your Phone or Laptop Has a Swollen Battery How to Choose Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: Navigation gHacks Technology News The independent technology news blog HomeHeader MenuHomeWindowsSoftwareFirefoxChromeGoogleAndroidEmailDealsBest ofSupport Us Answer: The Desktop Cleanup Wizard is used to help you cleanup any unused desktop icons that haven’t been used in a while. get redirected here
The Computer Commons, located on the third floor of the East Building, is a computer lab area where the public can use computers with a valid library card. This is what I was looking for! As long as there's an easy way to turn off a feature, I have no problem with it. The patch is complete. The error message will cease to occur! https://forums.techguy.org/threads/unused-icon-on-desktop-alert.613240/
Reply Anonymous January 25, 2012 at 10:35 pm # doesn't work on win 7 x64I use ccleaner and nothing Reply Jack April 27, 2012 at 5:04 am # it DOES work, Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Finally got fed up with MS's brilliant idea to create a popup where the X doesn't behave like every other X in windows. Articles l l Why Don't My Friends See My Emoji Correctly?
Reply gambit November 14, 2010 at 5:48 pm # excellent tip! very helpful! You may not want Windows suggesting what icons it thinks you should and should not keep on your desktop. Desktop Cleanup Windows 10 Reply SunsetHunter July 11, 2011 at 4:42 pm # Thanx heaps - I had a few icons leftover from a clean-up from a nasty trojan and your tip worked a treat!
I got this stupid Softonic downloader option and i dont even have that program Now its gone forever Reply khanh March 20, 2012 at 12:21 pm # thanks heaps!! Desktop Cleanup Wizard Windows 10 Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. (LogOut/Change) You are I don't use every program every day, and some programs I may not use for a couple of months. http://www.onlinecomputertips.com/windows/clean_desktop.html I've written up a guide on how to do it: Stop the Annoying "There are unused icons on your desktop" Popup Balloon share|improve this answer edited Oct 27 '11 at 4:07
unused icon on desktop alert! only the desktop picture stayed on, no icons, no toolbar, no nothing, no reaction on click. no more avgui.exe notification or any other old bs!! On the Display Properties window, select the Desktop tab.
From there you will be on the General tab and uncheck the box that says Run Desktop Cleanup Wizard every 60 days and click Ok. https://cybertext.wordpress.com/2012/01/09/windows-get-rid-of-the-unused-desktop-icons-message/ SC Tom 2010-01-16 13:24:45 UTC PermalinkRaw Message Post by JohnI had the "Unused icons on your desktop" alert today.I opened it and it was telling me that every icon had "never" Remove Unused Desktop Icons Windows 7 Reply Franz February 17, 2015 at 2:44 pm # I tried it and at first it didn't work for W7. What Problems Does The Homegroup Troubleshooter Allow You To Resolve? I had forgotten how to do this so your explanation was very helpful.
Reply Ivan July 25, 2012 at 6:30 pm # Thansk a lot. Get More Info Why on Earth would ANYONE think that users can't decide for themselves when they want to remove icons from their desktop? I used CCleaner to remove the icon by ticking the Tray Notification Area check box in Advanced options. Check out our Windows Admin Tools One more thing…Subscribe to my newsletter and get 11 free network administrator tools, plus a 30 page user guide so you can get the most Clean Up Desktop Windows 7
These inactive icons were driving me crazy. now this solution is correct and my old pas icons in notification customazion has removed. Reply Les Whittle March 26, 2015 at 2:13 pm # Thank you for this article. useful reference Reply Romana December 23, 2013 at 1:08 am # Thanks heaps for the clear and simple instructions.
Post to Cancel Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Thanks! I get very annoyed with it too. 28 Steve Wiseman May 11, 2012 at 3:46 pm Hi Daniel, I don't think Windows 7 and Vista actually have this message…so I don't
Excellent. Right-click the desktop background and choose "Properties" from the menu that appears. Thank you so much!! Reply Anonymous October 3, 2012 at 11:24 am # nice not too complicated did the job thanks a lot Reply Anonymous October 8, 2012 at 1:55 pm # great ty Reply
Reply Jared September 22, 2013 at 2:22 am # Tray Cleaner by leelu failed to wipe legacy icons. AIR FORCE U.S. YouTube zamzar Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. this page System Tray Cleaner by Innovative Solutions gives great descriptions of all current active programs--in or out of the system tray,with identifiers and origin, but also fails to wipe legacy icons.Martin Brinkmann
I followed your simple instructions very carefully and problem solved in a couple of minutes. Navigate: Computer Help > All Q & A > Windows Questions > Common Computer Questions BROWSE PC HELP INFORMATION Computer Categories: - PC Troubleshooting - Networking - Windows - Microsoft