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Windows 7: Homegroup icons screwed up!


30 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 (x64)
 
 
Homegroup icons screwed up!

the folder icons in my homegroup (when I'm accessing shared folders on my media pc) have become corrupted after I installed some stupid skinning software, i've even tried a system restore to a point long before the dam thing was installed and it still hasn't sorted the problem, does anyone know how I can get the icons back to normal? screen dump:



driving me insane, i really don't want to have to install windows just to fix this


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30 Apr 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

I can't say this is guaranteed to work with Windows 7 as the last time I did this was with XP but it's worth a shot:

Control Panel > Personalization > Window Color and Appearance > Advanced Appearance Settings...

Turn up the size by one and apply, turn down the size by one and apply.

Also try CTRL + [scroll wheel up/down] to adjust the size and see if they re-appear or not.

Let me know if that works.
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30 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 (x64)
 
 

hi thanks for reply,

unfortunately not i tried iconpackager and did a restore of all default windows icons using that but that has just replaced the icons with generic network folder ones:



The dam skinning software has reallt screwed somthing up somwhere and overwritten things it shouldn't have! hacked off for everyone's info the software in question is here:

www.hyperdesk.com

avoid at all costs!
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