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Windows 7: Icons and pictures will not show.

23 Oct 2009   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
Icons and pictures will not show.

My icons and pictures of some programs such as Rhapsody, X-Fire, the WoW start menu, and all pictures in Internet Explorer will not display. This was originally a problem in Windows Vista after having some .NET Framework troubles, and I figured it would fix itself in Windows 7, but it did not. I have fully updated my drivers, .NET Frameworks and what not, yet the problem still persists. I am not sure if this common or not, but it's really beginning to bug me. Here a screenshot of what is happening.

Any help on this would be greatly appreciated.

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23 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium

No one knows anything about this issue?
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08 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1


Try this:

* Go to Internet Options.Security.Internet and do a custom level. On Display Mixed Content, change ot from Prompt to Enable.

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I know this is a very late reply. But I just got to see this while searching something regarding this. Hope this helps for you next time or atleast for another member :)

Cheers :)

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