How can I add the Scanners and Cameras icon to the desktop in Windows XP/2003?
To add the Scanners and Cameras icon to the Windows XP/2003 desktop follow these steps:
Open Registry Editor.
In Registry Editor, navigate to the following registry key:
Create the following key:
(just copy/paste, including the brackets)
Note: As always, before making changes to your registry you should always make sure you have a valid backup. In cases where you're supposed to delete or modify keys or values from the registry it is possible to first export that key or value(s) to a .REG file before performing the changes.
Close Registry Editor.
There is no need to reboot. Just wait a few seconds and see how the icon appears:
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Tip derived from: www.microsoft.com/israel/windowsxp/expertzone