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: Desktop icons

15 Nov 2012   #1
geobas

windows 7
 
 
Desktop icons

Win 7/64bit

When starting windows the desktop icons are loaded and appear fine ...... then
they turn white ... and then start one by one get their proper appearance again .

How can l fix this problem ?

Thanks in advance


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
15 Nov 2012   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

It`s normal.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Nov 2012   #3
x BlueRobot

 

There's nothing to worry about, I have the same thing happen to me occasionally, if I have too many items in the taskbar; the file icons will be fine and then disappear and then load up again all together in a few seconds.

I don't get the problem if I have 6 or less programs on my taskbar at boot.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

15 Nov 2012   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I think it is a matter of the speed of your system. On my desktop with an i7 and the OS on a SSD I never notice that. On an older laptop I do see it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Nov 2012   #5
geobas

windows 7
 
 

Thanks

Seems the problem is elsewhere .
l have a superfast rig with i7 and the OS on a SSD , l also reduced the programs on my taskbar to 4 .
Nothing doing .
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Nov 2012   #6
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by geobas View Post
Thanks

Seems the problem is elsewhere .
l have a superfast rig with i7 and the OS on a SSD , l also reduced the programs on my taskbar to 4 .
Nothing doing .
I experience the same thing and my system is a bit above the norm. In an attempt to locate the reason, I keep trying different settings and the like, but have not found a direct association, yet.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Desktop icons




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Permissions issue? No desktop icons or system tray icons.
Im a first time poster and I hope I have selected the correct category in this forum. I have Windows 7 Home Premium, pre-installed on a new laptop ive purchased in the last month. I had it set to automatically download and apply all updates. Within the last couple of weeks, at some point...
System Security
Small blue icons on some desktop icons?
I think it may have something to do with permissions because I just changed a lot for my account, but here it is: On the desktop, apparently they only appear on programs or shortcuts, are small little blue emblem things pasted onto the original icons. They look like envelopes or something. Does...
General Discussion
Adobe Reader icons take over desktop icons
In W7, when adobe reader is installed, it takes over desktop icons, links no longer work. I uninstalled adobe reader, and everything was normal. When I reinstalled Adobe reader, again, most desktop icons were covered by Adobe icon... I used CC Cleaner, file type associations. I had to install...
General Discussion
Desktop icons display other desktop icons.
My problem began when i was playing my xbox and talking to a friend at the same time. I was talking to him about pokemon and wanted him to watch a certain part in a random episode so i open up internet explorer and go to the website streaming all the episodes and then i get a pop up telling me...
General Discussion
Desktop Icons and Start-up Icons appeared to be bugged.
Hi guys! I'm new here..so, please bear with me. I think my Icons got bugged or something. This happened after my friend asked me to move some music and movies from my computer to his hard drive. After I did that, i turned off my laptop and went back to my room and turned it on. What happened...
General Discussion
Desktop Icons and Start-up Icons appeared to be bugged.
Hi guys! I think my Icons got bugged or something. This happened after my friend asked me to move some music and movies from my computer to his hard drive. After I did that, i turned off my laptop and went back to my room and turned it on. What happened next worried me since I wasn't able to...
BSOD Help and Support


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 20:40.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App