Step 2: Left click restore previous versions, a box will show up. taskkill /IM explorer.exe /F CD /d %userprofile%\AppData\Local DEL IconCache.db /a shutdown /r Proposed as answer by Kring1011 Saturday, March 19, 2011 10:31 PM Saturday, March 19, 2011 10:30 PM Reply | To repair Icons: Open up "My Computer" and navigate to the "C:\Windows" directory. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. http://bookmarq.net/how-to/icon-di-desktop-error.php
It works :-) Saturday, May 08, 2010 10:56 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Mahuna, I am totally in the same boat and am really annoyed. On my maps I have a default white box displayed which I dont seem to be able to remove??!!! Your cache administrator is webmaster. just the not the actual EXE and MAX files.I spent nearly all day trying to fix this the other day.
Step 5: Click the Icon you wish to use. Learn more You're viewing YouTube in English (United Kingdom). This allows you to navigate to the mounted System Restore point's backup of the "C:\Windows\Installer" folder.
since that folder does not exist, I created it and copied those files from office14 foldernow it is working fineI also had .PDF file with same issue and same solution for Thursday, November 12, 2009 11:32 AM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote I've tried renewing the Icon Cache and running a System Restore to a point before they disappeared Loading... How To Fix Desktop Icons All The Same Loading...
This is where many get confused when setting up file associations as the characters look similar. Icon Cache Rebuilder I then dragged the word-shortcut from there into the start menu (all programs, microsoft office), then released it. To fix this in windows 7, you need totake the following steps:1.) Go to start and click on computer2.) Click on drive "C:"3.) Double click on the Program Files Folder4.) Double Good luck !!
Thanks so much. Fix Broken Icons Windows 7 I can confirm that this was the only CORRECT SOLUTION. Check whether the program is listed in the Recommended Program or Other Programs. Future Gaming 4,295 views 2:09 How to Restore Default Icons Without Programs - Duration: 6:28.
a new window should open. Proposed as answer by Md.Waseem Sunday, August 28, 2011 5:02 PM Unproposed as answer by Md.Waseem Sunday, August 28, 2011 5:03 PM Sunday, May 02, 2010 11:17 AM Reply | Quote How To Fix Icon Problem In Windows 7 It is the system file checker and should correct any problems with wrong icons showing up. How To Restore Icons Windows 7 The name of the string value was 29 and the data read "C:\Program Files (x86)\TweakNow PowerPack 2010\Blank.ico." I deleted thiskey and rebooted andmy desktop icons were no longer generic.
For example, Microsoft word 2007 shortcut icon was not working along with many others. just not the 0 index. If you wish to dissociate files associations, check out Unassociate File Types Utility. All you need to do is delete the IconCache.db file and restart your PC so that Windows creates a new IconCache.db file upon system restart. Fix Corrupted Icons And Shortcuts In Windows 7
You can change this preference below. Still, I hope that there comes a solution for the problem mentioned above. I would like to know if Microsoft ever plans to fix or if they even know. But...
facedealer911 117,051 views 7:09 67 videos Play all xAllEyesOnMyPony FIX THE SHORTCUT AND .LNK PROBLEM FIX ERROR OF SHORTCUT AND .LNK - Duration: 3:11. How To Fix Desktop Icons From Moving I got a popup saying that source and destination file are the same, and I pressed OK, so I guess nothing actually was copied, BUT, now the proper icon was restored! I had this problem with Beta and with final release.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 8:44 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi All, Here is something that worked for me. Just browse to the program files folder of whatever program is displaying the generic icon and right click-sendto: desktop as shortcut..... However, after uninstalling it, the corrupted icons were back. How To Fix Desktop Icons Windows 10 Click the Start Button and click Default Programs. 2.
Delete it and create a new one here. 8 of 9 Enjoy! You may check how to use SkyDrive for more information. Screenshot of the symptom ======================== 1. type in "regedit" (without the quotes)Expand HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTScroll down (it's Alphabetical) past all the extensions (they start with a "."), and as soon as you get to the M's, start looking for Any permanent solution or ideas what is causing this?