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Windows 7: White rectangle over desktop icons

09 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home 32 bit
White rectangle over desktop icons

Hi all,
I tried to install the Vista Shortcut manager and the install did not finish. Now all of the desktop icons have a white rectangle on top of the icon. I cannot rid the white rectangle. I have tried deleting the iconcache file to rebuild the icons but not successful.

It is a new HP touchsmart 310 computer. This is driving me crazy.
Thanks in advance for the help.

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09 Mar 2011   #2

XP / Win7 x64 Pro

Try searching for all files created when you did the failed install and removing them.
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09 Mar 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home 32 bit

Don't think I am able to do that.
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09 Mar 2011   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Did you try System Restore?
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