A couple of icons/shortcuts to the basic system “places” can be easily configured to appear on your Desktop. Therefore, you can have/change or remove the next icons from your desktop: Computer, User’s Files, Network, Recycle Bin and Control Panel.
To do this you have to:
1. Right click on your Desktop image and choose
2. From the left menu, click on “Change desktop icons”
3. Choose which of the icons should be on the desktop and click OK
And then you should have all your desired icons on the desktop.