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Windows 7: Office Icons Change or Repair

20 Apr 2011   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

Well I'd love to but I really think that adding this information in here is much better than opening another topic for a similar problem.

Anyway here is a full tutorial:
  1. Type "ois" in the search box at the start menu

    OR click the start menu > microsoft office > Microsoft Office [version] Tools > Microsoft Office Pictures Manager.

  2. From the menu bar select Help > Detect and repair

  3. Check both of the options.

  4. That's it.
Good luck everyone!.

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11 Jan 2012   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
Folder Missing

Thanks for the information but I cannot see folder 90140000........ in Installer. DaveHo
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11 Jan 2012   #12

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit

Search for the last digits then ,I mean ...00FF1CE}
There might be more than one folder with the same ending. It will be in one of them.
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21 Oct 2013   #13

Windows 8.1 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by need4steer View Post
Thanks a lot for this great tutorial.

Another way to reset office icons back to default is running "Detect and repair" from the pictures manager help menu.
  1. Type "ois" in the search box at the start menu OR start menu > microsoft office > Microsoft Office [version] Tools > Microsoft Office Pictures Manager.
  2. Help > Detect and repair
  3. Check both of the options.
  4. Done.
Thank you, thank you, thank you! I was happy to find these instructions. The nice tutorial earlier in the thread didn't work for me, I think because I'm running 64bit Windows. But this solution using the MS Office Pictures Manager (which I'd never heard of before) did the job without my having to open the hood.
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29 Apr 2015   #14

Win7 64bit

Same for me. Win7 64bit. The solution with the repair through MS Office Picture Manager
worked for me as well.

Than you,

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