Re: Help with icons
IE version: 6.0.2800.1106.xpsp1.020828-1920
I'm not sure what my xp home edition edition is at present. But I haven't
installed the sp 2 yet as I'm testing some software BEFORE downloading the
It was working until today, and after a reboot, suddenly stopped!
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> Rae wrote:
> > Hi :
> > I just recently re-formatted and reinstalled XP home edition.
> > My icons were working fine. i.e., when I went to a particular webpage and
> > wanted to save it, I clicked create shortcut and it was created on my
> > desktop with that webpage's icon.
> > However, now, for some reason, the only custom icons that will show up are
> > the programs icons. none of my internet explorer icons will change to the
> > custom ones. They all show that IE default icon.
> > I'm not sure what has changed and why it now won't create my icons. The
> > icon
> > location is defaulted to : %SystemRoot%\System32\Url.dll
> > When I do a search for the windows home live.com page for that icon, it
> > shows up in the following folder: C:\Documents and Settings\Michael\Local
> > Settings\Temporary Internet Files
> > Looking at my other computer, that address in the shortcut icon that works
> > is "http://home.live.com/default.aspx?wa=wsignin1.0"
> > But I can't get this second computer to locate that icon. It doesn't show
> > up
> > in the system icon list.