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Icons not showing correct image

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by kokozmom, Oct 26, 2010.

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  1. kokozmom

    kokozmom Thread Starter

    Oct 26, 2010
    I am using Win XP SVP 3 on Acer Aspire One Netbook.

    I can't get my icons to show with the correct image. Did a search in the forums which go back to 2007. Thought maybe you would have something up-to-date.

    Why are they not showing up with the correct image. Do I need to do a repair ? I have my automatic updates on and wondering they that is the cause. Uploaded a sample for you (see attachment). I need a fix.


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  3. Tufenuf


    Jul 28, 2007
    kokozmom, Right click your Desktop, choose Properties, under the Settings tab change the Color Quality from 32 bit to 16 bit, click Apply/OK then restart your computer. Now go back and change the Color Quality from 16 bit to 32 but, click Apply/OK and restart your computer. This will rebuild the iconcache.db file and may correct your icon problem.

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