Desktop Icons Disappeared

I have lost all my short cuts on desk top, i can only get to the short cuts by going threw start, then going to my computer, and then to desk top file. Can any 1 tell me what ive done and how i get my icons back to desktop where i can use them. I have lost all my short cuts on desk top, i can only get to the short cuts by going threw start, then going to my computer, and then to desk top file. Can any 1 tell me what ive done and how i get my icons back to desktop where i can use them.

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