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Windows 7: Cannot change System icons setting

11 Feb 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
Cannot change System icons setting

So i installed windows 8 transformation pack, and then window update to service pack 1 now my volumn network action center etc cannot be accessed. Sorry for crappy grammar, typing this from an ipad as i am currently restoring back.

Uh, i tried the solution of group policy editing and got a error message with three choice about mmc.
i tried sfc scan and it get disrupted at 14 percent and said that the scan cannot be completed.
I tried deleting hideScanetwork and rebooted but it doesnt work.
I tried editing the dword 00000000 for hidesca but it doesnt work. any advice?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Feb 2013   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello leentrung,

If you mean that these system icons are grayed out, then you might see if using OPTION TWO in the tutorial below for each one may help.

System Icons - Enable or Disable

Hope this helps,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Feb 2013   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

I followed the instruction, and merged the reg key.
I, then, log off and restart but everything is still the same.

*Note: I did download and merge the "enable" key.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

18 Feb 2013   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You could do a system restore using a restore point (if available) dated before this happened to hopefully undo and fix it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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