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Windows 7: Icon Cache Size - Change in Windows

20 Sep 2016   #20
khollyo

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

thanks a lot it worked just great


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06 Jan 2018   #21
mylastsong18

Windows 10 Home x64
 
 

Does this apply to the IconCache.db or the IconCache_XX.db files? or both? I am on Windows 10 and i have been working with a lot of icons the past day and half so i wanted to clean everything up now that i am done. I am seeing the IconCache_48.db is 136MBs, so that is why i am asking. It seems that if this max size applies to the XX files as well then it would actually limit the system instead of adding more if that makes sense

Sorry to bring up an old thread. Just curious
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06 Jan 2018   #22
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello mylastsong18, and welcome to Seven Forums.

This would also apply to Windows 10, but it is for the "%localappdata%\IconCache.db" file.

If you like, you can rebuild the icon cache instead to clear it.

Rebuild Icon Cache in Windows 10 Customization Tutorials
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