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Windows 7: What are these icons on top of my media thumbnails and...

2 Weeks Ago   #1
FranBunnyFFXII

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 
What are these icons on top of my media thumbnails and...

How do I get rid of them?

https://i.imgur.com/0QlRLBN.png

Zoom in and it changes to a magnifying glass
https://i.imgur.com/zzaqGWi.png

Certain Mp3 music files have a projector screen: https://i.imgur.com/6eUd3rH.png
This showed up this morning and I don't know where they came from.

I'm using media player classic home cinema for video playback.(Win7 Ultimate, Classic theme)

I was editing some file's with SKTimeStamp, and bulkfilechanger-x64.


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2 Weeks Ago   #2
Barman58

Windows 10 Pro x64 x3, Ubuntu
 
 

Only thing I can think of is Filetype icons overlaid over the thumbnail

You can switch this off in the View options in the File Explorer

What are these icons on top of my media thumbnails and...-file-menu.png


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2 Weeks Ago   #3
MourningStar

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

To answer the first part (topic title) of your question : those graphics are an icon of the default opening program for that file-type.
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