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Windows 7: Issue with Default Image Icons


16 Sep 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Issue with Default Image Icons

Hi, I've been having an issue for about a week now and I've been trying everything to fix this issue. I am wondering if anyone knows how to fix this issue. I changed my default icons for .jpg and .png and I can't find the original icons. I changed it using FileTypesMan.

Image of how my .jpg and .png files look like.

I just really want the original Windows image icons back.

Thank you so much if you can help!

- Mike

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16 Sep 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Mike, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you like, you could download and merge the .reg files for the listed .jpg and .png options listed in the tutorial below to restore their default associations and registry entries. This will also include the default icon.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps,
Shawn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Mike, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you like, you could download and merge the .reg files for the listed .jpg and .png options listed in the tutorial below to restore their default associations and registry entries. This will also include the default icon.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Hope this helps,
Shawn
Hi, I did that for my icons I totally forgot to add the image but here it is -



Those are how my icons now look right now after I did the Default File Type Associations. I want to be able to see the image without opening it. That is how it was before on my computer

- Mike
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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16 Sep 2013   #4

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Pro 64 SP1
 
 

Your link is not working, try using this preferred method,

Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Your link is not working, try using this preferred method,

Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums
Fixed. Thank you so much for pointing it out
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #6

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Pro 64 SP1
 
 

You're welcome,

See if this fixes that, enable thumbnails using this tutorial.

Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable



Those are the default icons, you want thumbnails.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #7
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Mike,

It looks like you may have thumbnail previews disabled instead of enabled.

Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable

EDIT: LOL
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Mike,

It looks like you may have thumbnail previews disabled instead of enabled.

Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable

EDIT: LOL
THANK YOU SO MUCH GUYS for the help ! After weeks of trying to figure this out! Thanks again!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2013   #9
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome. Glad we could help.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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