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Invisible Icon Turning Black After Computer Restart

  1. #11


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by Jcwisgod View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    OK.

    I tried it & I get a black icon too.
    With SMALL icons.
    I reset icon size to medium & my icon disappeared !

    A picture:

    Attachment 28993

    Icon gone:

    Attachment 28994

    I hope this helps.
    Is it still working if you restart computer?
    I'll try it & post back.

    You could test it too.

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  2. #12


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Nope.

    It turned black on restart.
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  3. #13


    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Jcwisgod View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    OK.

    I tried it & I get a black icon too.
    With SMALL icons.
    I reset icon size to medium & my icon disappeared !

    A picture:

    Attachment 28993

    Icon gone:

    Attachment 28994

    I hope this helps.
    Is it still working if you restart computer?
    I'll try it & post back.

    You could test it too.
    I tried and got Screenshot by Lightshot
    I can't find a fix anywhere
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  4. #14


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    You could bury the link somewhere hard to find.
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  5. #15


    I'm starting to think it's just an Windows 8 problem, starting to wish I got Windows 7 but I jumped straight from XP to Windows 8
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  6. #16


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Probably so.

    I went from XP Pro to 8 too.
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  7. #17


    Anyways thanks man, I got another question, do you got any idea on how I can get my Compress/Zip files option back when I right click and click send to. Screenshot by Lightshot

    It's recently started doing this
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  8. #18


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Try installing 7Zip.

    Download 7-Zip 9.22 Beta (64-bit) - FileHippo.com

    They have the 32 bit version too.
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