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Windows 7: How do I change back the folder icon with thumbnails?

19 Feb 2013   #1
mansoo

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
How do I change back the folder icon with thumbnails?

Hello.

I had a weird problem with my folder icons. The normal folders (ones without thumbnails) appear the normal yellow photo that is the default. However, the folders with thumbnails are a different icon of gray and white. For some reason, I cannot change the icon of the folders with thumbnails back to the default, yellow folders. Can anyone help with this? I have manually tried to change it back by "Right clicking, Properties, Customize" and choosing the yellow default folder, but it isn't working.




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19 Feb 2013   #2
AllMac

Windows 7 Enterprise
 
 

You can try to rebuild the icon cache in windows.

How to Rebuild the Icon Cache in Windows
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19 Feb 2013   #3
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

an sfc scan will correct them, however if you have other customizations like the clock or wmploc.dll etc they will also change back.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
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