Any way to hide the shield overlay on desktop icons?


  1. Posts : 35
    Windows 10
       #1

    Any way to hide the shield overlay on desktop icons?


    Is there any way to hide the shield overlay on desktop icons without having to remove the progrms administrator privileges?
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  2. Posts : 43,212
    Win 10 Pro (22H2) (2nd PC is 22H2)
       #2

    Depends which one you're referring to - there are various possible causes- do you know what causes yours?.. Otherwise screenshot please, someone can try to identify them for you.

    Possibilities:
    - encryption (e.g. EFS)
    - synching (e.g. Onedrive)
    - backup tool
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  3. Posts : 9,777
    Mac OS Catalina
       #3

    Post a screenshot.
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  4. Posts : 2,972
    Windows 10 Pro for the Bro
       #4

    I think the original poster is talking about this:
    Any way to hide the shield overlay on desktop icons?-image.png

    See if that app can fix the thing...
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