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Windows 7: Portable HD Icon

29 Dec 2009   #1
Bill

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 
Portable HD Icon

The icon for my portable HD is missing - how would I go about fixing it? Thanks!

-Bill




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29 Dec 2009   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Bill,

You might see if logging off and on may be able to reset it. If not then the tutorial below may be able to help. Check the TIP box first though to see if it may be a autorun.inf file issue. If not, then you can manually change it to the correct icon.

Drive Icon Change - Vista Forums

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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