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Windows 7: Icons showing up as grey squares; like little pages (image attached)

21 Jan 2015   #11
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by btownsend View Post
The earliest restore point was Jan. 13. I restored and still have the issue of the grey page-like icons appearing.

This really baffles me. I hadn't loaded any new software but there were 2 updates from Microsoft on the 14 and 15th which I reverted to before those dates with System Restore.
Did you try system file checker in my post which was item #2?


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22 Jan 2015   #12
btownsend

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I have not because I couldn't figure out how to download the program.
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22 Jan 2015   #13
ShoTTaS

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

Have you tried the SFC /SCANNOW Command? ... See tutorial link on the post #9 by Sir George.
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22 Jan 2015   #14
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by btownsend View Post
I have not because I couldn't figure out how to download the program.
There is no program to download. Please take the time to read the tutorial in its entirety.
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22 Jan 2015   #15
Pauly

Win7 Ultimate X64
 
 

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