1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 42
    Windows 10 Pro
       14 Sep 2016 #1

    Edge Icon on Desktop and Taskbar


    The Icon to Microsoft Edge seems to have changed to a white "e" on a blue background. I'm sure it just used to be a blue "e" on a transparent background.

    How would I go about changing it back?

    Many thanks.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    A Finnish ex-pat in Germany
    Posts : 9,511
    Windows 10 Pro
       14 Sep 2016 #2

    Edge icon has as far as I know always been white stylised letter E on blue background (left in screenshot below), Internet Explorer icon ( right in screenshot) blue on transparent background.

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    When pinned to Taskbar Edge icon is blue on transparent background by default:

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    Edge shortcut on desktop is again white on blue background:


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    Have you maybe changed the icon manually?



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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 42
    Windows 10 Pro
       14 Sep 2016 #3

    Kari said: View Post
    Edge icon has as far as I know always been white stylised letter E on blue background (left in screenshot below), Internet Explorer icon ( right in screenshot) blue on transparent background.

    Click image for larger version. 

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Views:	11 
Size:	3.4 KB 
ID:	101323

    When pinned to Taskbar Edge icon is blue on transparent background by default:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.png 
Views:	11 
Size:	625 Bytes 
ID:	101324

    Edge shortcut on desktop is again white on blue background:

    Click image for larger version. 

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Views:	11 
Size:	1.1 KB 
ID:	101325


    Have you maybe changed the icon manually?


    I did recreate the shortcut to Edge on the desktop having removed it when first upgrading to WIN 10.

    Even when I pin it to taskbar it is still the white "e" on blue background.

    How do I change it so both desktop and taskbar show the blue "e" on transparent background?
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