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Icons on my PC are strange

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Post Tue Jan 13, 2015 3:51 am#1
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Some application icons are not displaying properly. And I can’t open some related files via these strange icons.
This is happening in the taskbar, desktop and the start menu on my computer.
I have looked for some solutions on google, some of which recommend to delete the file.
I’ve tried it but in valid. Any suggestions? I’ll be grateful.

Post Tue Jan 13, 2015 5:41 am#2

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Did you make some changes to system settings before this happened?
Do the shortcuts work ok and just the icons are different?

Post Tue Jan 13, 2015 5:44 am#3

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Try to solve this issue via following the tips:
1. Hit Ctrl, Shift and Delete keys together to open Task Manager.
2. In the processes tab, click on explorer.exe and click End Process. Then a confirmation dialog pops up. Click End Process to confirm.
3. Click File menu in the task manager and select New Task.
4. Paste the following command to the run box:
5. C m d /c del % userprofile % \AppData\Local\IconCache db /a
6. Open the Run box again with File > New Task. Then enter this command explorer.exe
Yous icons should be okay now.

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