Windows® 7 icon issue
What are the different issues related to desktop icons in Windows 7? What are tips to resolve these issues?
Windows 7 comes with a new format of icons supporting PNG compression. Windows 7 icons are visually more realistic than illustrative. Icons in Windows 7 are scalable in size up to 256 × 256 pixels. Optional sizes are 24 × 24, 48 × 48, 64 × 64, 96 × 96, and 128 × 128. Windows 7 icons can be zoomed in and out by holding down the Ctrl key and using the mouse scroll wheel. Icons in Windows 7 are very user-friendly. You can easily understand the files and applications with the help of Windows 7 icons. Moreover, the icons in Windows 7 are catchy and attractive. Nevertheless, there are times when you have issues with the icons in your Windows 7. It is not a very serious problem though, and you can fix it easily if you know the soultions.
Information about icon issues in Windows 7, its causes and tips to resolve these issues:
- Icon issues
You may sometimes face issues with icons you use in Windows 7. When you start your computer with Windows 7 operating system for the first time, you may see that some icons do not appear in the notification area. Sometimes you may see that your icons in your windows 7 desktop are garbled or fuzzy.
Most of the icon issues in Windows 7 are due to the corrupted icon cache. Icons in Windows 7 are saved in the icon cache. To fix this problem, you need to recreate the icon cache in the system by changing the icon size. You can also get utility to repair the damaged icons in your system.
Most of the icon issues are solved after restarting the computer. So, restart the computer if you have any issues with the icons. If this does not fix the problem, you need to recreate the icon cache. If you are unfamiliar with creating icon cache, you can use the Icon Cache Rebuilder. It helps to repair the icon cache in Windows 7. If you have problem with an icon, run the Icon Cache Rebuilder and click on the 'Rebuild' tab.
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