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Well after reading the How To again, i realized that i scanned the wrong directory. So, I can get on the internet. General Discussion Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums is an independent web Why change now? ---------- Post added 2011-08-14 at 03:08 PM ---------- Oh, and to add, I think this may have been the culprit. http://custsolutions.net/desktop-icons/i-want-vista-gone.php

Additionally, many of my other icons were screwed up as well. The program I linked to above just changes the one in imageres.dll. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista Messed Up Shortcut Icons (31 posts) Started 8 years EVGA Classified SR-2 | Intel Xeon X5680 x 2 | Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 6 x 2GB | XFX HD5970 x 2 Intel PRO/1000 PT Server NIC | ASUS Xonar DX |

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Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top LukeTurnbull Posts: 83 This post has been reported. @jd yeah i know what you meant all i was sugeesting was for him Thanks again, Mike Reply With Quote May 3rd, 2011,19:41 PM #4 Reverend View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Head Honcho Administrator Join Date Apr 2002 Location England Posts 14,129 She In the old, old days, if the file icons were messed up, you'd just have to delete the icon cache in the Windows directory. Mike Reply With Quote May 7th, 2011,17:52 PM #8 Reverend View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Head Honcho Administrator Join Date Apr 2002 Location England Posts 14,129 Go here and

It runs @ 1280 x 960 fullscreen, compared to my normal 1440 x 900... i... This also might have caused the broken icon problem many of us have experienced. Desktop Icons Moving It's been a while, but I was sure the shell icon cache wasn't there any more.

Here is an example: ... The "shortcut arrow icon" is in mmcbase.dll Icon group 2005 Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top jd2066 Posts: 3814 This post has been reported. @LukeTurnBull: I think you It doesn't really slow anything down, it's just cluttered, and you have to minimize everything to use it. Your cache administrator is webmaster.

Vista General Help! Clear Icon Cache Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... General Discussion Desktop Icons are messed up??As you can see in this screenshot: http://img534.imageshack.us/img534/6664/80766001.png Programs like ESET Smart Security, iTunes, Quicktime Player, Winzip, Microsoft Math, Microsoft Office Icons and Adobe Reader This has occurred every single time i've updated my gpu drivers from the beginning of time.

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OS Vista Home Premium 32bit Reply With Quote New 14 May 2010 #2 brummyfan View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Brummy Join Date : Jan 2008 Birmingham Posts : General Discussion Folder Icons Help!Hey how do I make these folders: http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f291/Lawnmower233/FolderIcons.jpg look like these again? ... Desktop Icons Messed Up Windows 10 The time now is 11:13 AM. Windows 10 Icons Messed Up and to have a game change your desktop resolution isn't that uncommon.

Edit: Actully it doesn't, I was wrong. http://custsolutions.net/desktop-icons/icons-changing.php I use shortcuts or something like rocket dock for shortcuts, and never download anything to the desktop either. System restore fixed it, to How it should look like.... It doesn't really slow anything down, it's just cluttered, and you have to minimize everything to use it. Restore Default Windows 7 File Extension Type Associations

I tried to run sfc /scannow, and I could not. Yes I know you can do it with one command, but it's far more efficient otherwise. MMO-Champion » Forum » Off-Topic Forums » Computer ยป Desktop icons screwed up overnight...? have a peek at these guys Icons just use unnecessary CPU usage!

My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell XPS 420 OS Windows 10, Home Clean Install CPU Intel Core2 processsor Q8200(2.33Ghz 1333FSB) Quad Core Tech Motherboard Dell Memory 6 Windows 10 Desktop Icons Moving Icon Restorer may work for you. I just had to change it back.

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I always get the same message that Adobe can not open that file etc. Only "Fix" I know of, is to play the game in Windowed mode, since then it doesn't have to alter your resolution. but would love to find out how to fix this :I ---------- Post added 2011-08-14 at 03:48 PM ---------- Originally Posted by kcidsekildrazzilb Did you try changing the desktop resolution? If the problem is with the shortcut overlay icon you could try using the program listed at http://www.howtogeek.com/howto.....ows-vista/ to set the default icon again.

If I can't find a fix for this, probably going to do a system restore to my most recent point... etc. Contact Us Home Forum Rules Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Videos What's New? check my blog Close all Windows Explorer windows that are open.

Posts 409 Well, That did not work either. Only "Fix" I know of, is to play the game in Windowed mode, since then it doesn't have to alter your resolution. Thanks for getting back. Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top jd2066 Posts: 3814 This post has been reported. @Lighthouse: Ok but you will want to copy the blank icon file first if

I have tried deleting it, but everytime i open up... Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top Lighthouse Posts: 13598 This post has been reported. reasons I don't like to indulge. Thus began my quest to make everything right in my icon land.

Well I ran the SFC, It said that there were errors that could not be fixed and that i need to restart. Most of the icons on the desktop have the Adobe icon overlaid on them. Go to your \Documents and Settings\username\Local Settings\Application Data directory 2.