My Computer icon has changed

  SB23 15:38 21 Jan 2006

Just noticed that my computer icon has changed to a file type (looks like a piece of paper,lol).Any ideas how I change it back ?

  VoG II 15:40 21 Jan 2006

Try TweakUI click here Repair Icons.

  SB23 15:45 21 Jan 2006

Sorry VoG™, but it didn't work, the icon flashed but came back as it is now.

  VoG II 15:52 21 Jan 2006

1. Go to the Control Panel.
2. Choose Appearance and Themes.
3. Double click on Display (this will bring up the Display Properties window).
4. Click on the Desktop tab.
5. Click on Customize Desktop (this will bring up the Desktop Items window).
6. Select the My Computer icon, click Change Icon.

  SB23 15:59 21 Jan 2006

Ok,that's done, what about the computer icon from the start menu.Where it shows devices with removable storage etc,that icon is not right either.

  VoG II 16:03 21 Jan 2006

Right click, Properties, Change icon.

  SB23 16:07 21 Jan 2006

Can only rename icon, not change icon.
This is daft, why would it have changed?

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