Windows 10: Icon for cmd.exe blank in File Explorer

  1.    27 Aug 2016 #1

    Icon for cmd.exe blank in File Explorer


    The icon for cmd.exe is a blank file as in the image.
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ID:	98462

    You can see the icon is correct in the properties window.
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Name:	cmd_prop.jpg 
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    This is a recent clean install of windows about a week ago. Not sure when they changed but I do remember having the icon correct after the initial install. I've followed the instructions to rebuild icon cache for Windows 10 at http://www.howtogeek.com/232779/how-...in-windows-10/. It did not work.

    Any suggestions would be great.
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  2. Posts : 1,645
    Windows 10 Home x64 (Laptop), Windows 10 Pro x64 (Desktop)
       28 Aug 2016 #2

    You could try running sfc /scannow from an admin command prompt.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    29 Aug 2016 #3

    Seemed like it worked Steve. Didn't think it would but thanks for the suggestion.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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