If you don't see the icon bar on the QuickBooks desktop, you might have closed it or your screen
resolution may be too low.
If you previously hid the icon bar, you can open the icon bar again.
Go to the View
menu and click Icon Bar.
If the icon bar still does not appear, there may be insufficient room to
display it due to low screen resolution. More...
If your screen resolution is set to 640 X 480 (small fonts) or 800 X 600 (large fonts), the icon bar can't
Increase your screen resolution to at least 600 X
800 (small fonts).
Go to the View menu and click Icon
Changing your screen resolution