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Windows 7: Microsoft Word Icon Problem

11 Nov 2009   #1
TheDarkMenace

Windows 7
 
 
Microsoft Word Icon Problem

For some reason, all of my word files are using the miscellaneous file icon instead of the Microsoft Word icon. Any ideas on how to fix this?


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11 Nov 2009   #2
TheDarkMenace

Windows 7
 
 

Actually it's not just Word, it's all Microsoft Office programs and others including Live Messenger, Skype, and Adobe Reader 8.
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21 Jan 2010   #3
WindowsStar

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)
 
 

Your icons are most likely missing because they were stored in:

C:\Windows\Installer\{GUID}

If a software deletes these folders icons will be missing.

See my posts in: http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/51078-microsoft-icons.html#post474320

I added a ZIP file with the Icons for Office 2007 in the above Thread.
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