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: Jumplist Icon Caching - Bug or Feature?

19 Jun 2009   #1
Hedge

Windows 7 RC1
 
 
Jumplist Icon Caching - Bug or Feature?

I'm currently making an app which lets you launch custom files/programs through a Jumplist.

The icons are saved in the apps folder.
After changing the icon (not the filename) and rebuilding another Jumplist the icon stayed the same.
It drove me nuts, b/c I couldn't figure out what the problem was.

Then I came up with the idea to clear the icon cache by changing my color depth to 32bit and then back to 16bit.

It worked!

Is there a way to avoid the icon-cache besides using new filenames everytime I update the Jumplist?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jun 2009   #2
WindowsSe7en

Mac OS X 10.8.1
 
 

Uhh no. Probably a bug, but at least you fixed it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Jumplist Icon Caching - Bug or Feature?




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Write-caching
I have all my external drives set to "quick removal" option, so I don't have to use the "safe-removal" option. On my internal drives, I have it set to "Enable write caching." It says that a power outage could cause data loss. Since I always use the "sleep" option, is this option...
Performance & Maintenance
IE8 JumpList and Seven Forum icon
For whatever reason, Seven Forums icon on my IE8 jumplists have started showing the IE generic icon. Is there a way to fix this? I've cleared IE temp, rebuilt icon cache, Thumbnails and rebuilt search index. Any other ideas? Thanks
Browsers & Mail
Caching Issue
Guys, hoping someone can help me out... I'm experiencing a problem when I'm browsing, in that there are Mbs & Mbs being dumped into my temporary folders. I normally use IE8, but have also used Google Chrome and they both react in the same manner. Approx 10 mins of browsing, plus a round of...
Browsers & Mail
Icon missing in Programs and Feature
In Programs and Features some icons are missing as marked in figure. Is this normal or any problem ?
General Discussion
Write Caching
So, it's time I asked a question. I've got this awesome little 7eeePC you've probably read about as I babble on about it like a schoolgirl in many of my posts and I'd like to show of it's WEI score to convince folks it's not quite as castrated as some have insinuated. Only, the machine will not...
Drivers
Write caching
Ok, so my hard drive in ACHI mode does not allow me to enable write caching but in compatibility mode it does. Should I enable write caching? Also this whole thing about memory loss is bugging me on what they are talking about. I have a laptop with a battery and mostly has power. But what if...
Performance & Maintenance

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 19:09.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App