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Windows 7: Desktop icons refresh when copying a file in Explorer

20 May 2017   #1
jsampson45

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 
Desktop icons refresh when copying a file in Explorer

When I right-click a filename in Explorer in order to copy or delete the file, the icons on the Windows 7 desktop all go to the default appearance, then one by one their usual appearance is restored. All this causes a delay and seems to be unnecessary. Is there a way of preventing this?


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20 May 2017   #2
Nosix

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

You can try rebuilding the icon cache and see if that fixes the problem. See the following link if you don't know how to do this on your own. Icon Cache - Rebuild
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