Windows 10: Trying to make invisible desktop folder - options not working?

  1.    25 Feb 2016 #1

    Trying to make invisible desktop folder - options not working?


    Hey, I have been trying to make a desktop folder invisible. I have had invisible folders since XP...
    On Windows 10 I have an issue of the 'blank icon' being black on my desktop.

    I just don't get it.. I have tried clearing my thumbnail cache, all the 'blank icon' options, made my own icon, and have been scouring the internet.

    I am stumped.

    ..and I hate how they removed the desktop changes every 10 seconds option. I have 4000 images on rotation. Is there a way to add that option back with some sort of file edit?

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  2. Posts : 8,349
    Windows 10 Professional
       26 Feb 2016 #2

    You have to download a 'real' blank icon and apply it,

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    Classic desktop background settings:

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  3.    04 Mar 2016 #3

    Edwin said: View Post
    You have to download a 'real' blank icon and apply it,

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    Classic desktop background settings:

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    I am sorry it has been so long. I cant for the life of me find classic settings? and any recommended places for images for my desktop
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  4.    04 Mar 2016 #4

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  5. Posts : 8,349
    Windows 10 Professional
       04 Mar 2016 #5

    SiK GambleR said: View Post
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    Have you added @Brink's 'Personalization Classic' menu addition?

    'Personalize (classic)' context menu - Add in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

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  6.    04 Mar 2016 #6

    Edwin said: View Post
    Have you added @Brink's 'Personalization Classic' menu addition?

    'Personalize (classic)' context menu - Add in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

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    Thank you, I didn't know that existed and was slightly confused.
    As for a good location to download a blank icon?
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  7. Posts : 8,349
    Windows 10 Professional
       04 Mar 2016 #7

    SiK GambleR said: View Post
    Thank you, I didn't know that existed and was slightly confused.
    As for a good location to download a blank icon?
    Blank Icon:

    Blank Icon.rar
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  8.    04 Mar 2016 #8

    Thank you so much
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