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It was ok after the first or second restart, but then i just got black squares on all shortcuts in the desktop. Deleting it and After refreshing, 4 folders have been affected by this problem. I'm leaving my work incomplete! -5 1 year ago Reply Nathan De Meyer1 Pssh. There are smaller feeds for specific sections of the site. http://liveterrain.com/desktop-icons/desktop-icons-gone.php

Find Us 403. it works…. I removed all the icons on my desktop and put some of my favorite apps on the taskbar. 0 1 year ago Reply GBoy NWC @Dan Very cool to know ur OP should revise his post so that people stop running into this problem. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/black-box-behind-desktop-icons-want-to-remove-it-471032.html

Black Squares On Desktop Icons Windows 7

WTF?? 0 1 year ago Reply _Emi_ Hey Rubi Rubino. It is very useful and understandable for a person even if he is not an IT Professional. Can you please help. 03-24-2010, 05:46 AM #4 koala Moderator Hardware Team Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: UK Posts: 26,226 OS: Win7-64, BunsenLabs My System Go to I eventually found that by right clicking on My Computer selecting Properties, this shows System Properties window; click on Advanced tab, on here select Performance/ Settings.

An example, iTunes. Afterwards, you should have a nice, clean desktop with no arrow shortcuts. But hey, it works for some people. 4 1 year ago Reply Mukul2000Sharma Didn't read the article properly! Reply nick says: April 4, 2011 at 09:28 thanks a great deal!!

It has consistently been one of the first things I would change on an XP (or newer) installation. This seems to have happened the icons for no reason i.e. Please can anybody advice on how to fix this 1 7 months ago Reply DejotaDiablo To remove BlackBox squares from icons. http://www.onlinecomputertips.com/windows/wq57.html Not the answer you're looking for?

For those who want steps on how to do this in regedit, reading material can be found here on How-To Geek. I located it down to being an issue with dwm.exe as the boxes go away when I end that task. On the Edit menu, click Paste. 8. Download this transparent.ico I uploaded and save it somewhere on your C: drive.

Black Squares On Desktop Icons Windows 10

Windows 10 x64. Clear instructions are presented in this article so I don't think the danger is that great, as long as you are able to follow instructions. Black Squares On Desktop Icons Windows 7 Please try the request again. Reply Ajay gautam says: August 11, 2012 at 12:16 thanxs ..second one working on my pc..thaxs alot..

So names on options may differ..   0 1 year ago Reply UberToast_XBL Certainly one of my annoyances as well. check over here I tried googling it and found these solutions. Keeps it nice and clean. 0 1 year ago Reply ReprobusR Afterwards, you should have a nice, clean desktop with no arrow shortcuts. I hv already tried 1st and 3rd options but they didn't work… final, the 2nd option helped me to solve that issue… thanks!

Reply Rajvansh says: April 4, 2013 at 23:52 Thanks A Lot Reply azej says: April 11, 2013 at 20:27 tnx… Reply sadhu kokila says: May 23, 2013 at 01:59 Thank you THANKS! Here's a thread that I helped another user with the same problem. http://liveterrain.com/desktop-icons/desktop-icons.php Race says: August 9, 2009 at 03:36 Thankk you sooooo much!!!=)..

Now change the resolution back to how is was before. more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science We just do not install apps to the desktop, so I am unsure why I need to be reminded "hey, this is a shortcut, not the real app".


i have been searching this and other forums for hours trying to find the cause/remedy for randomly appearing black boxes instead of desktop icons after boot up. Ok! And sure I can revert it and it wont cause problems? Close the registry editor and reboot.

When I first installed Windows 10 everything was fine but I have found that the icons pinned to the taskbar are the correct icon but they are very small and inside Look for the feed icon! Seems silly to me to install an app for something that takes < 5 minutes and for which you will likely never use again. http://liveterrain.com/desktop-icons/lost-some-but-not-all-icons-on-desktop.php GeForce 285 with latest drivers, etc.

Anyyone knows what the problem is and how can I fix it? Backspace-and-retype a list of words XOR two monochrome images When is it required or permitted to sample below Nyquist rate Why "ex nihilo" instead of "e nihilo"? You can find the links in the Sitemap or on each sections page. Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-24-2010, 05:00 AM #1 eyashwant Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2010 Location: India Posts: 22 OS: Xp SP3 Hello, In my Desktop, behind the

In fact, rows of icons just reminds me of iPhones and iPads now.