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Windows 7: icon problem after using iconpackager.

19 Jul 2010   #1
JonyBoy

Windows 7
 
 
icon problem after using iconpackager.

i made my windows looked like mac os x but soon got bored and changed everything back. but some of my icons could not change back. i uninstalled iconpackager but doesnt help. i edited the registry n it does return to default icons but not all. even my subfolders inside are affected. any1 can teach me how to make it to default icon?




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19 Jul 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Try this
Icon Cache - Rebuild

So that I know that I am giving the best advice that I know how, it may be best not to tamper with cosmetics, as it usually results in bigger problems.
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20 Jul 2010   #3
JonyBoy

Windows 7
 
 
Tried

hmmm... i tried the 1st option, doesnt help, the Rebuild_Icon_Cache.bat does not delete by itself n nth changed. so i tried the 3rd option, i deleted the original n log off n logged in but no difference too. n the orginal file was gone.
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20 Jul 2010   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

Hello Jony, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if running a sfc /scannow command may be able to help if the system files were modified to change the icons.

If not, then you could do a system restore using a restore point (if available) dated before you made these changes to undo them.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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