desktop showing "restore my active desktop". can anyone please help me in this

Hello folks,

i am getting "restore my active desktop" in my desktop. please help me how to come out from this.

Best Regards,
Manjunath Jayaram



1. What happens when you restore the active desktop?

2. Do you get any error message?

3. Have you made any changes to the computer, prior to the issue?


Refer to the answers provided by RyanT - Support Engineer (on October 20, 2009) and NightHawk02 (on July 27, 2011) in the following link.


Important: This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

How to back up and restore the registry in Windows

Did this solve your problem?

Sorry this didn't help.

Great! Thanks for marking this as the answer.

How satisfied are you with this reply?

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site.

How satisfied are you with this response?

Thanks for your feedback.


Question Info

Last updated March 26, 2018 Views 291 Applies to: