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Logos 4 is Missing

The Logos 4 icon is no longer visible.

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Windows XP Vista Windows 7


Logos 4.0+


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Logos 4 has been installed, but the icon is missing. This can happen if the Logos 4 shortcuts have been "hidden".


Step 1 - Show Hidden Files:
  1. Open Windows Explorer or "My Computer".
  2. At the top of the window, click Organize and select "Folder and search options(XP - go to Tools | Folder Options) to open the Folder Options Window.
  3. Go to the View tab and select "Show hidden files, folders, and drives(XP - "Show hidden files and folders").
  4. Click OK.


Step 2 - Un-hide the Logos 4 Desktop Icon:
  1. Go to the Desktop.
  2. Right-click the Logos Bible Software 4 icon and select Properties.
  3. Un-check the box next to "Hidden" and click OK.


Step 3 - Un-Hide the Logos 4 "Programs" Shortcut:
  1. Open Windows Explorer or "My Computer".
  2. Navigate to C:\Users\your name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs.
  3. Right-click the Logos Bible Software 4 icon and select Properties.
  4. Un-check the box next to "Hidden" and click OK.
Last Updated: 10/2/2012