How to restart Windows Explorer?

I accidentally turned off Windows Explorer.  Now, nothing is on my desktop, including the start menu.  How do I get it back?  Even right clicking on the desktop doesn't work.
 

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Last updated April 20, 2019 Views 12,941 Applies to:
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Ctrl+Shift+Esc will open the Task Manager. File->New Task and type explorer or explorer.exe and hit Enter.
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