thank you! Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Just browse to the program files folder of whatever program is displaying the generic icon and right click-sendto: desktop as shortcut..... Links die sometimes. –gronostaj Aug 14 '13 at 13:49 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote two suggestions from another site (the first worked for me - I had orange check over here
Open a command prompt in Windows 7 or Windows 8. Nov 17 '12 at 3:27 1 Several times... Use CCleaner and tick the box "Tray Notifications Cache" Run cleaner and this will clear and reinitialise the notifications/icon cache. Same thing, folder on top of it. weblink
You can set the association with Windows’ Default Programs dialog. I then went into WindowsIE 8and set IE as the default browser and the very second that I set IE 8 as the default, all of the icons magically reappeared. I then moved that shortcut to the desktop, renamed it and then pined it to the taskbar. A link to this software (System Restore Explorer) is here: http://nicbedford.co.uk/software/systemrestoreexplorer/ (notice the small "download here" link in the bulk of the latter half of his text on it, it's tiny
My virus scans are all clear - So it cant be tht OR is sumbody tryin to attack mah PC via sum backdoor as tht is a ghost command if I When you click on the applications now, they show up with the correct icons on the task bar as well ... I downloaded the default html register and merge it to mine (run the reg file). Windows 10 Desktop Icons White About Sergey TkachenkoSergey Tkachenko is a software developer from Russia who started Winaero back in 2011.
Yes No Thanks for your feedback.Don't forget to take a few seconds to say thanks: Thank you Thanks for your feedback.We're sorry. Blank Icons Windows 10 Just right click on any lost icon savedfile (in my case-word and excel) and make sure its an actual saved doc, not the original application/shortcut. Reply Paul Caswell says: 4 November 2014 at 21:30 Hi, I have tried all of the various icon 'tweaks' in theses threads but still have a 'black icon' problem. Any ideas?
And Yes, this is very annoying!!! Windows 10 White Icon Pack Suddenly, i can't recall when it happened, Adobe Acrobat & Acrobat Distiller shortcuts icons in the start/program folder showed as Generic icons. If not, please click the Browse button to locate the correct program. 7. By following the instructions in post 2 you can set to show all notification icons...
Hope others in your situation will benefit from your experiences. Extemely annoying and I due hope that something comes up good. Reset Icon Cache Windows 10 Wednesday, November 16, 2011 8:44 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi All, Here is something that worked for me. Blank Desktop Icons Windows 10 There is a chance that a Windows update corrupted necessary files, especially if an unclean shutdown occurred.
Bump it to 4096 (4MB) or more, I do 8192(8MB).(edit: you won't actually see a default value as this will be a newly created string, I meant to say it is http://pcspeedpro.com/windows-10/when-i-right-click-the-skydrive-icon.html Click on Allow to continue. 4. When selecting that .doc file or whatever, Word will open and I can use the file. I'll continue to try to find something... Windows 10 White Icons
thank you! If I try to change the desktop icon it will work only for that shortcut but the icons in the "all programs" pop up still have generic blank icons and greyed But... this content Press the Print Screen key (PrtScn) on your keyboard. 2.
Thenclick on properties, click on the change button (referring to 'opens with' section) and double click on the application youusedwant to fix. How To Fix Broken Icons Windows 10 share|improve this answer answered Feb 25 '14 at 21:05 Dean 111 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote I assume your system might be infected by some Spyware which has share|improve this answer answered Aug 20 '15 at 14:00 Pr0x1 211 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote I made some progress on the issue (though I don't necessarily like
change icon to any icon, click apply and all your icons will probably go back to their intended settings I think the false icons that are displayed are essentially corrupted shortcut Reboot and navigate to the same menu, this time change it back to 32bit. Everything worked/has been working fine. Windows 10 Taskbar Icons White windows-7 taskbar icons share|improve this question edited Nov 22 '11 at 4:03 Gareth 13.2k114158 asked Aug 8 '10 at 14:09 Svish 10.7k47100155 1 This was my first question I asked
How does the timing on Augury work? 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. Thanks! have a peek at these guys Very simple remedy after a lot of searching for answers.
Bump it to 4096 (4MB) or more, I do 8192(8MB).(edit: you won't actually see a default value as this will be a newly created string, I meant to say it is Have win7 64bit and office 2007. unreal030 New MemberJoined:Jun 13, 2009Messages:4Likes Received:0 Hi everyone, now I am not the most tech-oriented person but I know more than the average person to get around problems and such. Not the answer you're looking for?
Report Bruce- Aug 17, 2010 at 11:50 PM Perfect instructions!!!! SS: Saturday, March 03, 2012 9:48 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This worked for me too :) Other solutions would work only temporarily but this one above In THAT location, the word and excel shortcuts DID show the correct icon! This properly restored the blank docx icon to the usual Word icon for me.