Solutions to Issues Likely To Occur With Program Icons in Windows® 7
What are the various tips to fix the problems with the program icons in Windows 7?
The style of icons in the Windows 7 Operating System is more realistic. This Operating System has a pre-determined icon for all functions or applications installed in your computer. The maximum size of the icons is 256×256 pixels, making them suitable for high-clarity display. Such high-resolution icons are loaded with first-class visual quality and catch the attention of users instantaneously. In addition, the fixed document icons have been substituted by thumbnails, making it easier to spot the documents. The icons have an optical balance which permits them to be displayed with high quality, whether they are viewed from close or from a distance. The icons are mainly three-dimensional and exposed as solid articles. These two-dimensional objects have been publicized as straight.
The various problems that the users normally face regarding the program icons of the Windows 7 Operating System are:
- Automatic deletion of program icons
- Errors in the registries of icons
- Icons cannot be deleted or resized
Automatic deletion of program icons
There could be numerous issues with the program icons in your Windows 7 Operating System such as involuntary deletion of icons. These problems could arise due to a Trojan attack or attack from any other malicious items. You shall find that the program icons are missing from your 'Start' menu; at times it might be completely blank even though you have added many icons to it. A corrupted profile can lead to this trouble in your computer. So take necessary steps to create a new profile (search web for detailed instructions) and copy all your contents to that.
Errors in the registries of icons
Some malware like viruses, Trojans, spyware, or adware can constantly annoy you. These can also prove to be dangerous to your registry entries associated with the program icons of your Windows 7 Operating System. So, the corrupted registry entries have to be repaired as soon as possible to get out of this trouble. For this, download Windows registry repair software from the the Internet and run it in your computer. Manual intervention in registry repairing is seldom recommended.
The Windows 7 Operating System program icons can be deleted, added, and resized according to user needs. To remove an icon, right click on it and select ‘unpin this program’ from the option. If this choice does not become visible, you can go to ‘Programs’ from ‘Start’ Menu and uninstall the program. To resize program icons in Windows 7, right click the Windows taskbar and select 'Properties' and then choose 'Use Small Icons'. Click 'OK' to end the process.
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