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Windows 7: I have black squares over my Windows 7 desktop icons.

05 Nov 2015   #1
up2you2

Win7 32 bit
 
 
I have black squares over my Windows 7 desktop icons.

I have removed the visible shortcut arrow on shortcut icons.
This has the consequence of turning all the icons black.

Is it possible to restore the icons without having to re-initialize the visible shortcut arrow?

And secondly please how do I re-initialize the visible shortcut arrow?


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05 Nov 2015   #2
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums

See if this tutorial will help Shortcut Arrow - Change, Remove, or Restore

Jerry
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06 Nov 2015   #3
up2you2

Win7 32 bit
 
 

Brilliant - first class.
I have been trying to fix this problem for ages.
Many thanks.
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06 Nov 2015   #4
Bongo

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You're welcome
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