Desktop Icons changed to Word!

  lizzyr 19:17 07 Nov 2004
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I can't open any programs from my desktop - the icons have all changed to Word icons and none of them will open. I am using XP - any ideas as to how to sort this? Thanks

  VoG II 19:23 07 Nov 2004

Use TweakUI click here to repair icons.

  spikeychris 19:28 07 Nov 2004

If that fails then delete the
file \winnt\shelliconcache and reboot

  lizzyr 19:29 07 Nov 2004

All other programs now have word icons and I can't open anything in the Control Panel. I also have the very annoying "about:blank" appearing when I try to download this software from the MS website.

  VoG II 21:23 07 Nov 2004

You've been hijacked!

Download Ad-aware click here and update it.

Then restart in Safe Mode click here and scan with Ad-aware.

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