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JSI Tip 1208. How can I restore a missing Internet Explorer icon when Active Desktop is installed?

In tip 1207, we learned how to restore a missing IE icon, when Active Desktop is NOT installed.

With Active Desktop, use regedt32 to navigate to:


Double-click the Attributes value name and change the data value from 1000022 to 22.

You must shutdown and restart your computer for this change to take effect.

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