Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Custom Icons Changing to default in taskbar.

21 Jan 2010   #1
ColinM94

windows 7 home edition
 
 
Custom Icons Changing to default in taskbar.

I have changed my icons to custom ones but when i use the program, it stays to default.

(I use dell Dock and when i start the programs from there, thats when i get default icons,When they are started from the desktop they go to custom ones)

I have tried the default_ICO.reg and also the icon cache rebuild.

Any ideas on a fix?

-ColinM94


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
22 Jan 2010   #2
ColinM94

windows 7 home edition
 
 

bump?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Custom Icons Changing to default in taskbar.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Taskbar Labels and Custom Icons help
Hello, For my Window 7 taskbar, I enjoy using custom icons. I also enjoy using labels on my taskbar ("Combine when taskbar is full.") If I chose labels, whenever I open a program with a custom icon, the icon reverts back to it's default! :confused: When I close that program, though,...
Customization
Changing default folder icons completely - How to?
I have 19 blue Vista icons for the basic folders like Documents, Links, Empty Folder and Saved Games, as well as programs like WMP, Windows Mail, and so on. Most of my icons have been changed with Folderico already, but doing it that way takes a long time. Obviously new folders will still look the...
Customization
TaskBar Icons Constantly Changing My Icons For Chrome any Help?
I created a few shortcuts from chrome and added them to my Taskbar for ease of use. I created one for each of my multiple Gmail accounts etc and I changed their icons to something so I can identify which was which. The shortcut's took the icon and worked fine for a short period than I noticed...
General Discussion
Windows 7 Taskbar icons, can I custom size them ?
my taskbar icons at the default settings are too big for my liking. If I set "use small icons" as my preference, then they are way too small! is there a way to set an icon size somewhere between these 2 settings I'm thinking there MUST be a registry hack that can do this ... many thanks...
Customization
Icons on taskbar becomes default
I have had this problem twice, on two installations. The shortcut icons from the program(exe-files) becomes the "default" one. F.ex. the Vuze(azureus.exe) icon in the folder has become default, but if I right-click->properties, the icon is there and everything seems to be fine, tho it is not. ...
Customization
changing the default icon on the taskbar?
Ok, just upgraded to W7. I was using rocketdock on vista and i have loads of icons i got off deviantart. How would i use the png icons in place of the default W7 icons on the taskbar?
Customization


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:54.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App