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Overwritten desktop shortcuts/icons in Vista

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#1 NoDce


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Posted 28 August 2016 - 06:37 PM

I am running Vista and tried to update a program. It required that I move certain files to C:\ by copying over. When I tried to do this, the program overwrote the desktop shortcuts for Setup Files, Start Files, and All Program files. Result, I cannot get access to these files as the only shortcut icon recognized is for the program I was trying to update. So I have 1 common shortcut icon for all my programs. I have tried to find a solution to this by trying a batch file to restore the icon set up but anytime I tried to run it I get the 1 common icon and the one program runs. Is there any way to restore all the original icons?


Thank you for any suggestions



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#2 Abzyx


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Posted 29 August 2016 - 10:42 AM

Have you tried System Restore? Does the unnamed program actually support Vista? It seems like I once saw something similar at Apple Support Community, or maybe Acrobat Reader.

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