Recreate the Show Desktop Shortcut in Windows XP.
The Show Desktop shortcut by default is
installed to the quick launch bar. It is a handy shortcut to use
especially when you have tons of windows open and you need to get
to your desktop. What if you deleted it? Recreating the shortcut
using the Shortcut wizard seems like the way to go, but it
does not work. Here is a simple method to recreate the Show
Type notepad then click
Copy/Paste the following into
Then Go to File, then
Save As, then navigate to any location (just
remember where you went) I chose Desktop. Make sure that
Save As Type is set to All Files. Then
Name the file “Show Desktop.scf” then click
Now, navigate to your desktop to see your
newly recreated Show Desktop shortcut.