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Windows 7: Icons randomly changing...

10 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
Icons randomly changing...

Hi everyone. I have a wierd little problem with icons randomly changing. For example when i install a game, the shortcut to the game on the desktop is normal right after installation but a while after it changed to another icon (a random windows icon) for no reason and it dosen't go back. I tried deleting the hidden desktop.ini file and it didn't work. I searched all around the web and couldn't find so much... Can anyone please help me resolving this issue?


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10 Apr 2010   #2
not so gray matter

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X

Here's a microsoft support article on the subject:

Icons randomly change to different icons
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10 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium

Shit... Didn't search good enough lol. Solved my problem by rebuilding the icon cache. Can an admin or mod please delete this post.. Oh, and thanks for your reply notsograymatter! I really appreciate it.
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