1.    20 Apr 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Antelope, CA
    Posts : 152
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Shortcuts' icons disappear in Start Menu


    Whenever I move shortcuts to a folder in the Start Menu, a lot of times the icon turns into what appears to be a white blank sheet of paper. I've tried changing the icon, to no avail. They show up just fine in the Start Menu, just not in File Explorer. How do I fix this?
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  2.    20 Apr 2017 #2
    Join Date : Sep 2016
    Posts : 58
    Windows 10 Pro x64 (ver 1703) Build 15063.540

    Problem with folders feature in Start Menu or shortcut that are pinned to Start Menu in general? a screenshot would help
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  3.    20 Apr 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Antelope, CA
    Posts : 152
    Windows 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter

    No, shortcuts I put in a folder within the Start Menu folder, in File Explorer.

    In C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs.

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    Shiness- The Lightning Kingdom, Mass Effect Andromeda, and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, to name a few, don't have icons. They show up fine in the actual Start Menu, just not in File Explorer.
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  4.    22 Jun 2017 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Antelope, CA
    Posts : 152
    Windows 10 Pro x64
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    Bump.
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