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Windows 7: Incorrect icon for file association

02 May 2013   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
Incorrect icon for file association

I have .htm and .html files set to open with Firefox, and they do. However, the icon is IE. I've already tried the Icon Cache Rebuild but it didn't work. So how do I make the icon show Firefox instead of IE?

And just to be clear, I reiterate: This is not an issue of the wrong program opening; it is an issue with the incorrect icon being displayed.

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02 May 2013   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello cbiweb,

As a test, use "Open with" to set .htm and .html files to always open with IE, then set them to always open with Firefox to see if that may toggle it to use the correct icon again.

Open With - Change Default Program

If not, then you might see if reinstalling Firefox will be able to correct the icon.

Hope this helps, :)
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