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Windows 7: Lost program icons...

29 Mar 2010   #31

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

I would try a repair install before doing a full reinstall... Repair Install

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31 Mar 2010   #32

Windows 7 x64

I reinstalled...i had tried repair didnt work

Now how can i know which theme was tht......any body knows tht theme of the screen shot i posted...i took from devianart and cant find it
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02 Apr 2010   #33

Windows 7 X64
same problem

yesterday i installed netlimeter 10 and a few programs (read programs NOT shortcut) lost icons including all office programs. everything i tried did not helped.... maybe it is time to write to microsoft.
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02 Apr 2010   #34

Windows 7 7600 SP1 64 Bit dual boot Windows 8 CP

Hi Guys

I have had his very same thing happen to me several times and I am afraid the only thing that worked was a complete re-install. Touch wood I have not had the problem now since my last re-install acouple of weeks ago. I think that this is happening to too many people for it to be a co-incidence .. there has to be an inherent problem in Windows 7 I think.
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03 Apr 2010   #35

Windows 7 X64

yes i agree.
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19 Jun 2012   #36

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

What worked for me was right clicking icon, Run As Administrator, and then once program loaded I right clicked the icon again, Properties, Change Icon, selected appropriate icon, ok & Apply

Hope that helps anyone else with this issue
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