[xubuntu-users] Lost my desktop icons

John Thompson john at stolat.os2.dhs.org
Mon Aug 23 14:54:27 UTC 2010

On 2010-08-22, Rich Shepard <rshepard at appl-ecosys.com> wrote:

> On Sat, 21 Aug 2010, John Thompson wrote:
>> My xubuntu-9.10 desktop has lost all its icons. I can still launch
>> programs from the "Applications" drop-down menu or an xterm, but there's
>> nothing on the desktop and MB2/MB3 on the desktop don't bring up any menus
>> like they used to.
>    We've had Xfce4 lose its panel now and then; very rarely, but it happens.
> Press Alt-F2 and the run command dialog box pops up. Enter 'xfce4-panel &'
> without the quotes and click the Run button. You can try 'xfce4-icons &' but
> we don't use them so I don't know if that will work.

john at stolat:~$ xfce4-icons
xfce4-icons: command not found

Where might I find this "xfce4-icons?"


-John (john at os2.dhs.org)

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