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  • Started 6 years ago by 5645hx
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5645hx
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Hi folks

A few of my desktop icons are showing the wrong icon whilst the majority are correct. In the past, I've refreshed the icon cache which has always corrected the problem. However today it doesn't seem to make any difference. Any ideas how to correct this and prevent the problem reoccuring?

John

Posted 6 years ago
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GKI610
Posts: 567

Are you referring to shortcut icons for websites? I have the same problem.

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HairyCoo
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A refresh or rebuild of the icon cache should help as explained HERE

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5645hx
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Thanks HairyCoo. I have followed those instructions half a dozen times earlier today and though it corrected some of the icons there are three that I can't correct. This is a problem I've had since I bought the laptop and which I'd never experienced with previous machines. Is it Windows 7?

John

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GKI610
Posts: 567

Can you tell us which 3 icons are changed?

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