My desktop icons and startup bar is gone ....idk how to get them back all i have is a desktop background?

Answer Try the SIMPLE fix firstRIGHT click an area of the blank desktop, select ARANGE ICON BY, then make sure "SHOW DESKTOP ICONS" is ticked.

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