add IE 7 Icon to the Desktop in Vista

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This operation involves editing of the windows registry.

It’s highly recommended that you backup your registry first.

1.    Check for registry key (if isn’t available please create it) [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\HideDesktopIcons\NewStartPanel]
"{871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}"=dword:00000000

2.    Logoff and login to computer.