Article ID: 886915 - View products that this article applies to.
After you run Microsoft Windows Media Player version 10 for the first time and complete the initial configuration process, the Windows Media Player shortcut icon disappears from the desktop.
To work around this problem and restore the Windows Media Player shortcut icon to the desktop, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 886915 - Last Review: September 30, 2004 - Revision: 1.0