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Logos 5 is Missing

The Logos 5 icon has disappeared.

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Operating System

Vista (or higher)


Logos 5.0+


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Logos has been installed, but the icon is missing. This can happen if the Logos 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"  to open the Folder Options Window.
  3. Go to the View tab and select "Show hidden files, folders, and drives" .
  4. Click OK.


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


Step 3 - Un-Hide the Logos "Programs" Shortcut:
  1. Open Windows Explorer .
  2. Navigate to C:\Users\your name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs.
  3. Right-click the Logos Bible Software icon and select Properties.
  4. Un-check the box next to "Hidden" and click OK.
Last Updated: 3/31/2014