hey ppl, i just realized a few days ago, that the run button shown in the start menu has disappeared altogether! i tried rectifying it by using tune-up utilities, but with no avail. also, the volume icon from the system tray has also disappeared. i tried checking the box `show icon in tray' in the volume properties from control panel, but again to no avail. could anyone pl help me out? i'm using win xp pro with sp2 on an amd athlon 64 3500+ with msi m/b. thanx in advance.