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Windows 7: How to I revert my folder icons back to the Win7 default.

06 Mar 2012   #1
jamesisninja

Windows Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 
How to I revert my folder icons back to the Win7 default.

I tried srf/scannow imagres.dll and icon cache already, and I still get this: from a pack I installed I just want to get rid of these ugly Icons, help would be apreciated!


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06 Mar 2012   #2
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

Believe it or not I actually had this issue yesterday and got it resolved from a member of sevenforums

Here's how to fix it:
Download this .zip file and extract the imageres.dll from the zip to your Desktop.
imageres.zip | MediaFire

Run this as an Administrator (evaluated):
System File Replacer by ~xuliikoo on deviantART

Then Browse to the default imageres (C:/Windows/System32) and then select the Browse on the Right on head over to your Desktop and select the one I give you.

Then rebuild your Icon Cache.

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If you know how to manually replace System Files. Great, if not use this!
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