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Windows 7: Refresh Taskbar Icons

30 Apr 2013   #1
robin77

Windows7
 
 
Refresh Taskbar Icons

I have a few Programs Pinned to my taskbar. These Programs reside on an external drive that is not available at boottime.


My problem is, that windows does not display the icons for these programs - instead it shows the defautl placeholder.

How can I refresh the icons so that they are correctly displayed?

Starting the programs or reconnecting the drive doesn't help.


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30 Apr 2013   #2
BrightBlessings

Win7 Pro-64 Bit
 
 

You could try this Icon Cache - Rebuild and if that does not work try unpinning and repinning to task bar.
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30 Apr 2013   #3
bettywhite

window 7
 
 

HI,
I think it is an issue with Icon Cache Rebuild.
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30 Apr 2013   #4
robin77

Windows7
 
 

Thanks - worked perfect!
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30 Apr 2013   #5
BrightBlessings

Win7 Pro-64 Bit
 
 

Glad it fixed it for you.
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