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Windows 7: Live folder icons messed up, want to reset to default

25 May 2013   #1
einseven

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit SP1
 
 
Live folder icons messed up, want to reset to default

hello, I'm new, and before I begin, I'm sorry for my bad english

the story is, at first (at 2011) I modified my default windows 7 icons with this things called Token IconPack Installer. here's the link if you want to know:
okay, done, everything's went great.
and this morning, I decided to 'makeover' my windows icon again, this time I'm using IconPackager
well, it went good, but, there's some icon that wasn't even changed and still using the old Token Icon, and that icon problem is at live folder icons, which folder icons that shows its content. Well, so I'm trying to modify it to change it manually via IconPackager features there, and yup it works good and the only problem is it doesn't show correctly.
So I decided to go back to default, but it became more messed up.
then I tried uninstall that apps, but still, it messed up badly!
well, confused, I search all over internet about how to restore the live folder icon to default state.
I found none, so I started to use Token IconPack Uninstaller that was packed as one with the link I gave before and hoping that all of the customized icons could be yellow again like the default.
well, it's not!
I tried the sfc /scannow method in the results I've got this old-looked windows themed (not aero) and some of the icons back to the normal windows 7 icons.
the problem is here:


I don't know what to do anymore, any kind of help is appreciated.
if it doesn't show up, please open the attachment.
once again, sorry for my bad english

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UPDATE

SOME ISSUES FIXED, NEW FOUND PROBLEMS FOUND TOO

FIXED
  • LiveFolder Icons
    problem solved by deleting the messed up folder, and try to make a new folder as a replace for the messed up folder (move your messed up folder files to the new folder, it works to me)
  • Taskbar Icon
    sfc /scannow result in some of the taskbar icon not showing up (blank), so I change it manually by right-click, properties, shortcut tab, and change icon...
    find the .exe location and paste it and add the apps name (ex: c:\windows , add the apps name, c:\windows\explorer.exe)



    NEW PROBLEM
    file that has .zip, .7z, .rar extension icon not showing up on my Internet Download Manager ( thumbnail maybe? )
    see pic above.
    SOLVED
    reinstall IDM and WinRaR

    wanna say thanks to Arc and AddRam for the big help!

    and once more, sorry for my bad english



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25 May 2013   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Try this one? Win7 defalt iconpack installer by ~cutechinu on deviantART


Let us know how it worked, and what are the elements still from the old theme.
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25 May 2013   #3
einseven

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Try this one? Win7 defalt iconpack installer by ~cutechinu on deviantART


Let us know how it worked, and what are the elements still from the old theme.
Hey Arc, thanks for your help..
I fixed the problem (live folder and taskbar icon) by experiment last night..
I use that link you gave to see if my new problem (IDM .7z .rar .zip thumbnail error) can be solved.
but, nah, it doesn't help.
if you don't mind, please see my #1 updated post, thanks again for your response!
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25 May 2013   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

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25 May 2013   #5
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by einseven View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Try this one? Win7 defalt iconpack installer by ~cutechinu on deviantART


Let us know how it worked, and what are the elements still from the old theme.
Hey Arc, thanks for your help..
I fixed the problem (live folder and taskbar icon) by experiment last night..
I use that link you gave to see if my new problem (IDM .7z .rar .zip thumbnail error) can be solved.
but, nah, it doesn't help.
if you don't mind, please see my #1 updated post, thanks again for your response!
That's obvious. And I asked for this particular feedback that which things are not back to system default, only for the reason. Try to understand one thing, I supplied you a link of system default icons. It must not help with third party icons like IDM or winrar.

Easiest way, install IDM and winrar once again, on the top of the existing installation (repair install).

Also follow the link AddRAM suggested, its good.
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26 May 2013   #6
einseven

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by einseven View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Try this one? Win7 defalt iconpack installer by ~cutechinu on deviantART


Let us know how it worked, and what are the elements still from the old theme.
Hey Arc, thanks for your help..
I fixed the problem (live folder and taskbar icon) by experiment last night..
I use that link you gave to see if my new problem (IDM .7z .rar .zip thumbnail error) can be solved.
but, nah, it doesn't help.
if you don't mind, please see my #1 updated post, thanks again for your response!
That's obvious. And I asked for this particular feedback that which things are not back to system default, only for the reason. Try to understand one thing, I supplied you a link of system default icons. It must not help with third party icons like IDM or winrar.

Easiest way, install IDM and winrar once again, on the top of the existing installation (repair install).

Also follow the link AddRAM suggested, its good.
okay, got it.
will post/edit if it's a success.

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Succeed!
I followed the link AddRAM suggested, and Arc's suggestion to reinstall IDM, winrar.
work like a charm.
thanks to all of you guys. thanks for helping me
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26 May 2013   #7
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Good to know
For any further issue, let us know.
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