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Everything came back like it was supposed to be. Recent Comments Techexpert: Maybe your user profile account got corrupted. start icon missing ? Reply Techexpert January 16, 2017 at 7:20 pm Sorry, we have no Idea, because we don't support phones. this contact form

why my desktop icons are not showing ? Click Start/Run and type: %userprofile%\Local Settings\Application Data\ Select the file named "IconCache.db" (hidden file) and delete it should rebuild the icons. i thought the computer has a virus or something! :)) thx! Rebuild icon cache to fix incorrectly displayed icons | Troubleshoot | Smallvoid.com __________________ CompTIA A+ Certified CompTIA Network+ Certified PC running slow? | Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help 07-09-2011, 04:47 AM #19 http://smallvoid.com/article/windows-icon-cache.html

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In any event someone provide me with a registry hack that allowed this - it replaced all the program icons with generic ones. Please Read Website Terms and Privacy Policy before using this website. I have unistalled the Skype application V 3.8 I believe and am now in the discovery process to see if this has resolved this problem or not. by shameem August 20, 2014 at 4:54 am Thank you so much.

Any small amount would be appreciated. by Rhonda October 12, 2008 at 6:07 pm Hi All HELP! since that folder does not exist, I created it and copied those files from office14 folder now it is working fine I also had .PDF file with same issue and same Desktop Icons Not Showing Windows 7 I do have McAfee Total protection...

YourTravelingGeek __________________ CompTIA A+ Certified CompTIA Network+ Certified PC running slow? | Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help 07-08-2011, 06:42 PM #9 victord66 Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2008 Posts: 19 OS: Let us know again if it doesn't start working after 10... Previously I tried restart machine directly after deletion and it didn't work. try here I'm running XP Home Version 2002 with Service Pk 2 Please help me Reply Geoff says: 24 February 2009 at 14:40 Great works and very concise instuctions Thanks Geoff Reply MajorV

I stated my concern and they provided this quick and very easy registry hack. Icon Cache Rebuilder I change permissions on the photo so it should be viewable now. 07-09-2011, 04:41 AM #17 YTGeek Visiting ExpertMicrosoft Support Team Join Date: Jul 2011 Location: California After logging in, I had lost my Vista taskbar and icons! Had a trojan which I got cleaned up.

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Reply Bhagyashri says: 16 September 2014 at 14:07 Hi, I am having the problem with my laptop for window 8.0-- Icons of all display software on "start" menu & Desktop software http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-7/my-desktop-icons-have-changed-to-media-center/2347.html It does the job perfectly on a RDS Session for an only user who had lost MS Office icons (only)... Fix Corrupted Icons And Shortcuts In Windows 7 Thank you for the great ‘fixit' tip. No Icons On Desktop Windows 8 The easiest way is to download Microsoft's free (but unsupported) TweakUI PowerToy; there is a tool specifically for repairing desktop icons.

Simple. weblink It was set to open in Windows Picture and fax, but had an MGI Photosuite icon. Alas, the funny thing is, many programs get their icon cache from there! finally my solution was: 1. No Icons On Desktop Windows 7

Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 07-07-2011, 08:41 PM #2 spunk.funk TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: May 2010 Location: Los Angeles Posts: 35,861 OS: Windows 10 64 We are not responsible for any data loss / business loss, device corruption or any other type of loss due to the use of any software or command mentioned in our Same problem, XP Home, after a convert from FAT32 to NTFS. http://webadapt.org/windows-7/solved-resolution-icon-missing-in-systray.php In other words, please, WHAT DO I DO NOW?

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When the computer restarts, it will rebuild the Icon Cache. __________________ MemTest | IMGBurn | Seatools Drive Fitness | DataLifeguard |SeaFlash Rufus | Virus/Malware Help | PC running slow? 07-08-2011, The restart explorer trick didn't work for me. by Andi February 5, 2015 at 8:02 am I'm steel not being able to bring at my icons on my toolbar. All Icons Are Same In Desktop ( How To Repair It) Thanks.

How did I manage to solve this issue? Icon changed and looks good. E.g., I have an XP Sp3 Pro Running on a P4P-800-E Deluxe and have tghe system installed on a WD 5ooGB HDD. http://webadapt.org/windows-7/solved-win-98-starts-to-desktop.php It worked for me.

This seemed to start happening after the installation of SP3 but I am not 100% on that. That's because Win2k loaded its networking stack before starting the user logon. I remember going into the registry though. After that your desktop should be restored, you will get your desktop back.

Techexpert: Wait for it for a while. XP. The problem ocured when I tried to open an program... by carol palmer October 11, 2011 at 8:09 pm Thank so much x by Alex December 11, 2011 at 10:29 pm Lost the task bar in XP, didn't find a

After a restore of the installer folder the and a restart of explorer.exe (terminated ad re-executed from task manager), every icon was back in place. The trick for restoring it is similar to that for Windows XP, but with an extra step […] by Lost your Vista taskbar and desktop icons? « CyberText Newsletter September Is explorer anything with the .exe behind it or does it have another name to it? Reply Tyler says: 4 June 2011 at 9:39 You have no idea how much I want to thank you!

Navigate to the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer. thank you! Reply Marco says: 25 August 2009 at 10:39 Recreate the Icon-Cache file by deleting it 1.