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Please update the article with this information!     1 1 year ago Reply Alan C2 Thanks for that!! 0 5 months ago Reply Alan C2 Actually this didn't work CTRL+mouse Please try the request again. Hi, I had the glitch which didn't let me pin items to the taskbar, so I removed the shortcut arrow Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-26-2011, 05:59 AM #1 Each to their own, choices are the key here and W10 is abundant in choices :) 0 1 year ago Reply Bacalaohombre What other visual cue does it have to tell http://liveterrain.com/windows-10/icons-will-not-load-on-desktop.php

I only have skype on my desktop so i uninstalled it and then reinstalled it and it worked but then when i shut down and restart the black blank space returns. Had to reverse this.  RECOMMEND THAT YOU DO NOT DO THIS REGISTRY CHANGE. 1 11 months ago Reply TheLost Productions Does anyone else have a problem with a giant black box I hope they will stay gone and not reappear when new programs are added. Go back to the shell icons 29 that you just made. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/little-black-squares

Black Squares On Desktop Icons Windows 10

In other words, there are no hyphens or dashes, just two underscore characters on either end of the word "shortcut "). C:\Users\UserName\Pictures\Desktop Icons\transparent.ico This will use the transparent.ico file on your C: drive instead of accessing the transparent icon files on shell32.dll and your IconCache.db will no longer be corrupted, removing the Windows 10 is just the most obvious version to demo on and for. 2 1 year ago Reply _Emi_ and is everything ok on your side? Live Tiles look so much better and tidier than icons and of course are informative.

You might see if resetting your thumbnail and icon cache may help if either cache is corrupted. Why is there no sure and easy way to get rid of them? I think your shortcut arrows were changed to black boxes. Black Square Behind Some Of My Folder Icons I have tried your suggestions, TonyT, but I have not achieved the above result.

I t-shoot clients' computers and you should see their Desktops. Black Boxes On Desktop Icons Windows 7 However, I think it behooves people to learn what they can do on their own. This capability is obviously something that people need, or else why have the developers of TweakVI etc bothered to develop these programs? http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/263589-black-squares-desktop-instead-icons.html Now go ahead and log off your computer and log back on.

All Rights Reserved. Black Boxes On Desktop Icons Windows 10 Why "ex nihilo" instead of "e nihilo"? more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Now type in Shell Icons with the capitalization shown in the screenshot above.

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User Name Remember Me? http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/desktop-icons-have-black-box-instead-of-shortcut-arrow-561167.html You can leave the Shell Icons key in place. ---------------- Black Icons desktop windows 7 -repair- %windir%\System32\shell32.dll,50 (change from -50 to 50) My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop OS Windows 7 Black Squares On Desktop Icons Windows 10 I have been criticised for not stating my problem in the past. Windows 10 Shortcut Arrow Black Box Windows has always been about the freedom to mess with whatever your heart desires.

After all there are lots of really useless (and unexplained) options on the list as far as I am concerned. news So names on options may differ..   0 1 year ago Reply UberToast_XBL Certainly one of my annoyances as well. Cookies Registration Notice Resolved Black Squares on Desktop Shortcuts Discussion in 'Other PC Software' started by arthur277, 2013/06/25. 2013/06/25 arthur277 Well-Known Member Thread Starter Joined: 2010/12/01 Messages: 107 Likes Received: 0 Pre-Order: Surface Studio | New Surface Book Shop: Xbox One S Bundles | NEW Dell XPS 13" Advanced trick How to get rid of app shortcut arrows on the Windows 10 Windows 10 Shortcut Arrow Remover

Please go ahead and create a new thread for the separate issue with your Firefox though. TonyT, #7 2013/06/27 arthur277 Well-Known Member Thread Starter Joined: 2010/12/01 Messages: 107 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 231 Location: Chatham, Kent, United Kingdom Computer Experience: Intermediate Arrows on Shortcuts SpywareDr: Sorry, I have checked desktop settings, drivers, User acct (New), even... have a peek at these guys Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Black Squares On Screen Windows 10 Did anyone experience this?  And does anyone know how to fix it?  Thanks. 1 1 year ago Reply Cartman Seeing program shortcuts with or without the error is "YUCK". Have to admit...lost The classic arrow is a smaller arrow than the default one and you can also choose a custom image if you want something other than an arrow to show up on

It worked for me 1 1 year ago Reply camo8723 Thanks it works for me! 0 1 year ago Reply Berney B Whoops my fix needs a fix! 0 1 year

Name it 29. 6. Mine is one (and does work). Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported. Black Squares Text no black square after rebooting?

If there's not, you'll need to create it by right-clicking the Explorer folder icon, choosing New > Key, and naming it Shell Icons. i CAN KEEP REFRESHING BUT THIS IS A PAIN. Started a few days ago. 3 answers Comments are Closed Vcastrojr April 20, 2012 at 7:32 am hi there everyone, i've experienced the "black icons" issue a few days ago. check my blog But try deleting the value that you put in step 7 and everything should be fine. 0 1 year ago Reply eddp77 But then how do you know what's a shortcut

Create a live tile or just an icon? [don't have W10 yet] 0 1 year ago Reply brent0007 They had this... For full access please Register. with no value data. 0 1 year ago Reply vikash singh1 It went blank after a day. How do I fix it?

However with Windows 10 instead of having shortcut icons on the Desktop I just add then to the Start Screen where there are no arrows. :) I don't use the desktop