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Report Gene- Mar 29, 2010 at 06:13 PM Perfect fix ... Report Donny- Apr 17, 2009 at 04:17 PM Thank you Jay for the fix. THANK YOU!!! but it doesn't appear on the shortcut. news

Does anyone have any advice for me? no icons what-so-ever so how do I download a solution when nothing available to click on. Report Jose- Apr 12, 2010 at 07:43 AM did not find any explorer.exe too.. Any help would be appreciated. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-desktop/something-is-wrong-with-my-desktop-icons/b789613f-8a2e-4bc9-bf03-6d71e6bd55bd

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It's rare that it actually solves anything permanently. Report Krish- Mar 23, 2009 at 10:17 PM thanks pla. That second image I attached is the icon within programs(x86)... This might take some time, so don't get discouraged.

But Can Some1 Tell Me What Made This Happen???? Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! Report Pete- Sep 7, 2009 at 08:44 PM A slightly scary approach (deleting bits out of the registry???) but worked perfectly. Fix Corrupted Icons And Shortcuts In Windows 7 Follow the route: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\explorer.exe HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\iexplorer.exe its not works, I try Hijack this, also not working.

Before giving any advice I would need to know your level of expertise, no point in telling you change the first boot device in your BIOS to the CD or DVD Windows 7 Icons Wrong and it will freeze up if I try to use safe mode. iam using windows vista home Edition Upon start up only my wallpaper shows. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/wrong-icons-on-desktop-shortcuts-windows-7 for example I run a network and I have some scripts that run when a user logs on, if I go and delete all the entrys in the hijack this log

thanks a lots for this help.... Same Icon Problem In Windows 7 Now click the Applications tab and you will see 3 buttons at the bottom called End Task, Switch To, and New Task. Report hheck› mevs - Jan 31, 2009 at 11:35 PM I am having same prob, tried typing in "explorer" and "explorer.exe" and I get error message that "Windows cannot find 'explorer'" This is a very simple fix.

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When I typed in explorer.exe and try running it, it said that could not find/locate the file. Go Here Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Desktop Icons Wrong Image first thing I tried and it worked. Windows 10 Wrong Icons Leave a comment Helpful +112 Report Command Prompt Apr 17, 2009 at 05:22 AM Hi regarding about this problem try this method: 1.

I restarted my computer, upon start up I hit F8 to get into the safe mode options. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS 64-bit Windows 10 Pro CPU Intel i7-3930K 3.2 Ghz (O/C 4 Ghz) Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme11 Memory 32 John Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top raphoenix Posts: 14920 This post has been reported. 5645hx, --- Please explain "Wrong Icons" a little better. Report rahulvr1› sooote - Oct 13, 2009 at 02:09 PM DEAR FRIENDS I FACED THIS PROBLEM & I FOUND A PERFECT SOLUTION JUST CONSIDERING VIRUS IS THE ONLY REASON OF THIS Rebuild Thumbnail Cache Windows 10

I tried cnt,alt, delete but it originally said that my task manager had been disabled by the manager or something. I am getting dizzy with this problem the whole night and now I got the solution... IT ALREADY HAD "Explorer.exe" in the value data but I changed it by making it "explorer.exe" (all small caps) and rebooted! Helpful +1 Report saudmv Apr 19, 2010 at 08:13 AM how can change time format 24 to 12 bcoz taskbar showing 24 hr and time properties show ed 12 hre 1

General Discussion IE10 displays wrong page on various tabsHi, I've tried searching all over the net, but I wasn't able to find anyone reporting this issue (or, maybe I just couldn't All Icons Are Same In Desktop ( How To Repair It) Report kimsan› hber08 - Nov 23, 2008 at 11:19 PM Hi there, i try the : By Alt-Ctrl-Dele on the wallpaper screen, enter "regedit" in the new task, click ok, bring By Alt-Ctrl-Dele on the wallpaper screen, enter "regedit" in the new task, click ok, bring you to registry window.

After hours of reading blogs and posts and getting different suggesttions from many people I decided to do what I know.

Thank you very much for this forum. and I believe dis is d best possible solution... Thanks Jay! Show Thumbnails Instead Of Icons Windows 10 I did a hard boot and then the same thing, only the walpaper.

but after I finished my machined worked , then I restarted it again and it was running as usual. Just download (HiJackThis) http://www.download.com/Trend-Micro-HijackThis/3000-8022_4-10227353.html It only took me 10 sec. View all 25 comments Report RayRay- Aug 6, 2008 at 08:36 AM how can I run this spyware if no icons show up, icons dont even show up in safe mode?? The Trend-Micro-HiJackThis did the trick.

You do not need any new drivers for you hard drives. I would give this option a try. Clearing the cache worked perfectly- Thanks! Report Ytsejamer1- Nov 26, 2009 at 10:04 AM I went into safemode, started regedit task using administrator privs, then used Wingiv's solution.

When this happens, I minimize the program and drag it to the computer... Browsers & Mail Google chrome displays wrong!!!!!!!!!!:cry: my google chrome doesn't work looks something like this http://gyazo.com/bce5bff216d230e6cc3e54b4f75e8aef.png other pages are also missing things like text and layers http://gyazo.com/e5fd2ab4f047a14ccb8c82d0213c6ac7.png i deleted , Helpful +4 Report Jay Feb 21, 2009 at 07:30 AM Hi, I found the following at a Windows XP Newsgroup at http://www.microsoft.com/... You had the right idea as to how to post code on the forum but it has to be exactly as it is below or it will not display properly.

you guys rawk Report Joeey› hber08 - Feb 11, 2009 at 11:52 PM Okay, so I might be really bad at this technology stuff but once you click ok the screen I spent 5 days until I found a solution to this Trojan Virus problem. How do you fix the problem? Thanks very much for the fix!

Report wifes tech- Dec 15, 2009 at 06:23 PM this was good stuff ended doing what you said, but had to also go into safe mode command prompt and running a Report William_Tinou- Apr 6, 2010 at 03:32 AM did not work for me, I went to the regedit to find the explorer.exe file but nothing and the problem still.What I did Report lol- Jul 3, 2010 at 03:25 PM i cant find explorer.exe Report kay- Jul 3, 2010 at 09:17 PM My task manager doesn't load up. View all 17 comments Report shivakumar- Sep 27, 2008 at 02:20 AM Dear administrators..

To use Google Groups Discussions, please enable JavaScript in your browser settings, and then refresh this page. . Report mevs- Sep 16, 2008 at 05:20 AM press ctl + shif + esc and click on new task type in explorer if that dont work just reinstall windows and alos Report pooge- Mar 12, 2009 at 05:02 PM That worked like a charm. Once that happened, the comp restarts itself and lo and behold everything was back to normal.

Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. Log in as the new created user. 3. Sean View all 60 comments Report Eric- Feb 24, 2009 at 02:23 PM Worked Great , thanks !! The screen at first brought up the System Restore but it had no restore points it could use, then after closing the System Restore screen, the icons started back up.