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Solved icons on the metro page


scrooge

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#1
not sure what's going on but none of my icons on the metro page work but 3.
internet explorer, windows explorer and disktop. are the others blocked or what could be happening?

thanks

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#2
Log off and back on, or restart. Do they all work then?

I myself have found the build pretty buggy actually...it is a dev preview (pre-beta) after all.
 

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scrooge

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#3
i already tryed that before posting and it's not working.but like you said it's (pre-beta) .

thanks for your help

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#4
You might have mentioned that in your first post then. :p


How about trying the Refresh option in Win 8?

Go to the start menu - control Panel on the main Metro desktop - General - Refresh Your PC (follow instructions for that).

Or go to the More settings at bottom there - (the old style Control Panel) - Recovery - Refresh.

Make sure you're aware of what it will do though (will remove any third party apps you've installed).
 

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#5
that didn't work,
a green screen came up and said there was a problem with the Refresh and nothing was changed or something like that.

but again thank you for your help

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    ATI Radeon HD 6870 Series
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    hdmi
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    42" rca hdtv
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    Motherboard
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    Memory
    Not that I can recall.
    Graphics Card(s)
    XXX rated
    Sound Card
    Huh?
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Monitors are lizards.
    Screen Resolution
    I haven't found one yet.
    Hard Drives
    Sure isn't easy driving.
    PSU
    Again, toilet habits are a private matter.
    Case
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    2 ice cubes.
    Keyboard
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    Mouse
    Cat
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scrooge

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#7
thank's again airbot but that didn't work. after the refresh it said that there was a problem and no settings
have been changed. i think it has something to do with my revodrive (bootable pcie ssd) cause i just installed on another
computer and thay worked . anyway thank's for all your help...

scrooge
 

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    Intel Core i7-870 Lynnfield 2.93GHz 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor BX80605I7870
    Motherboard
    evga p55 micro
    Memory
    G.SKILL Sniper Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI Radeon HD 6870 Series
    Sound Card
    hdmi
    Monitor(s) Displays
    42" rca hdtv
    Screen Resolution
    1280 x 720
    Hard Drives
    revodrive (bootable pcie ssd)
    4 seagate 1.5t
    PSU
    Rosewill BRONZE Series RBR1000-M 1000W [email protected]°C, 80Plus Bronze
    Case
    coolmaster 922
    Cooling
    CORSAIR CWCH60 Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid CPU
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    Motherboard
    evga p55 micro
    Memory
    G.SKILL Sniper Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI Radeon HD 6870 Series
    Sound Card
    hdmi
    Monitor(s) Displays
    42" rca hdtv
    Screen Resolution
    1280 x 720
    Hard Drives
    revodrive (bootable pcie ssd)
    4 seagate 1.5t
    PSU
    Rosewill BRONZE Series RBR1000-M 1000W [email protected]°C, 80Plus Bronze
    Case
    coolmaster 922
    Cooling
    CORSAIR CWCH60 Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid CPU
    Keyboard
    logitech cordless
    Mouse
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    Internet Speed
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#9
I did mine the Option Two way. From the desktop inside Windows 8.
 

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System One

  • OS
    LCARS
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Monkey Trainer Extraordinaire
    CPU
    My toilet habits are a private matter, thanks.
    Motherboard
    She finds stuff to do.
    Memory
    Not that I can recall.
    Graphics Card(s)
    XXX rated
    Sound Card
    Huh?
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Monitors are lizards.
    Screen Resolution
    I haven't found one yet.
    Hard Drives
    Sure isn't easy driving.
    PSU
    Again, toilet habits are a private matter.
    Case
    Pending
    Cooling
    2 ice cubes.
    Keyboard
    Nar, it has other key friends.
    Mouse
    Cat
    Internet Speed
    Warp 9.9

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