mouse will not activate icons

  birkdalite 09:29 05 Oct 03

My win xp mouse pointer is fast and accurate but quite frequently lately when pointed at desktop shortcut nothing happens except it shows "eggtimer". The whole desktop is dead and requires restart which always cures the problem.Anyone any ideas please?

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