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Windows 7: Restored Shell32.dll and no changes?

14 Jun 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 
Restored Shell32.dll and no changes?

So if I'm right, you can replace your default windows icons (on Windows 7 64bit) by modifying or replacing the Shell32.dll in the System32 and SysWOW64 folders. Well I did that awhile back. Now I want them back to default. Only problem is, I can't remember exactly how I did it... So, how do I do it? Because when I restart the computer after replacing both of the Shell32.dll's, nothing changes.

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14 Jun 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

You could run SFC /scannow .

In elevated Command Prompt .

Open up an Elevated Command Prompt. Click on in type CMD . Right click on CMD under Programs (1) choose . On the User Access Control window click on the Yes button . Command Prompt opens up to C:\Windows\System32>_

Type SFC /scannow press [ENTER]

Or you should have a shell32.dll.old or .bak file you could change it that way and just use

Regsvr32 C:\Windows\System32\shell32.dll
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