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Windows 7: Icon Cache - Rebuild

16 Feb 2012   #100
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

A little bug spotted with Option One using the .bat.

When it asks if you want to restart your computer or not, pressing "N" will actually open an explorer window navigated to Libraries and restart your computer.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2012   #101
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Ooops, thank you Infinite. All fixed and updated to be even better now.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2012   #102
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

That looks a lot better, thanks, however it still opens the Explorer Window which doesn't matter too much.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2012   #103
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

What? It doesn't for me when I type n or N and press Enter.

It's suppose to restart explorer, and wait for you to close the command prompt window. At least it does for me.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2012   #104
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

Oh nevermind, it was probably because even though I re-saved it to my Desktop, it probably didn't update or something. Downloading it to another location fixed it. Nice one
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Feb 2012   #105
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Ah, ok.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Apr 2012   #106
rustylargo

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
icons curruption

thank you for this, it worked for my malwarebytes and glary utilties icons. what i would like to know, is why? this computer is less than two weeks old, this is the first issue which i would consider to be a windows 7 issue, as with my old xp nothing like this occurred.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Apr 2012   #107
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're welcome Rusty, and welcome to Seven Forums.

There's a number of reasons for why the icon cache could have gotten corrupted. Anywhere from lost file associations to HDD corruption. It's usually nothing to worry though about unless it happens on a regular basis.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Apr 2012   #108
endeavor

Vista/Win7/Win8/Win10
 
 

..Rebuild_Icon_Cache.bat..
This makes it easy, thanks Brink

My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Apr 2012   #109
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome endeavor.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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