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Windows 7: Desktop icons CONSTANTLY refresh

05 Jul 2010   #1
awkook

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
Desktop icons CONSTANTLY refresh

Hi all, I've had Win7 for a while now, and for a few weeks, with no solution, my desktop icons have been refreshing themselves every 10 seconds and it's very annoying. I added the string Max Icons Cache with a value of 8192 to my Explorer registry in regedit but apparently thats an XP thing. I can't figure this out and it's driving my crazy! I'm clean of viruses because i've done plenty of scans. I need help!


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05 Jul 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by awkook View Post
Hi all, I've had Win7 for a while now, and for a few weeks, with no solution, my desktop icons have been refreshing themselves every 10 seconds and it's very annoying. I added the string Max Icons Cache with a value of 8192 to my Explorer registry in regedit but apparently thats an XP thing. I can't figure this out and it's driving my crazy! I'm clean of viruses because i've done plenty of scans. I need help!
Was this an upgrade from another OS, or a clean install? Do you have a win 7 dvd to do a repair install?

I am sure there is no backup to restore from correct?

Ken
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