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Windows 7: Icons Crash

30 May 2011   #1

Windows 8 Pro with WMC 64-bit
Icons Crash

I have too many shortcuts icons, i don't know what happened but icons looks like white with box inside (see attachment), I tried to restore the icons to its origin and I failed , so I clicked apply to its icon 2 times THEN IT RESTORE, I DON'T WANT ALWAYS TO DO THAT!!!! Is there anyway to fix this problem???

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30 May 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Addas,

Do the shortcuts still work?

If so, then you may be able to rebuild the icon index if this happens again to fix all of them at once.

Hope this helps,
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