Lost all the "exe" icons off desktop & in start me

  Wulfrune 01:39 11 Dec 06


I plugged my creative zen into my computer earlier today and everything froze up, so I had to hard reboot. WHen my computer rebooted I was left with all the desktop icons CHANGED to a little white rectangular icon with what looks like a little window inside with 3 coloured dots in it. WHen I try to open the file a box pops up saying "windows cannot open this file" file forefox exe.lnk
It then goes on to ask me if I want to search the web to find the appropriate service.

I was going to use system restore to help my out, but this has the same problem.

Any ideas?

Many thanks


  Diodorus Siculus 07:41 11 Dec 06

click here and get the TweakUI powertoy - it has an option to repair icons so may do it for you.

  Technotiger 08:59 11 Dec 06

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Sniper Elite 4 review: Headshotting Nazis has never felt so good

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

The Best Design, Illustration, Animation and VFX Awards of 2017

WWDC 2017 dates: How to get WWDC 2017 tickets, when is WWDC 2017 and more details announced