when i click on icon on destop

  Irene40 19:37 20 Aug 06
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flipping heck its my day for problems..shortcut icon on my desktop, when i click on any these icons likeee internet explorer to open, then a box appears, confirm shortcut delete, i click the cancel button but the box wont disappear, then i have to restart the comp, to get rid off it

  VoG II 20:02 20 Aug 06

Start, Run, type

sfc /scannow

and click OK. You might be asked to insert your Windows XP disk.

  Irene40 20:11 20 Aug 06

oh dear it does ask me for windows xp disc, i dont have one, well i do but one my daugthers mate borrowed it and brought it back to me cracked as if it was stood on by a stellito heel.I clicked on icon and box appeared again..can i use somebodys xp disc to do this.

  VoG II 20:13 20 Aug 06

Yes, any disk will do but I think it has to be the same version - Home or Professional.

  woodchip 20:13 20 Aug 06

Yes

  Irene40 20:19 20 Aug 06

cool, cheers ill get onto that now, thanks for the help.

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