windows 8 download Reply alex says: August 31, 2014 at 5:25 pm yeboooo!!!!! thanks for all your help guys. 01-09-2010,02:46 PM #10 Speedy Gonzales View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join Date Dec 2004 Location NZ Posts 44,465 Re: Icons very slow I'm running Windows 10. Delete the C:\Users\Username\AppData\Local\IconCache.db file 2. http://resolutemediagroup.com/desktop-icons/icons-corrupted.html
I've been cursing this problem for months! This frustrated me for more than a year, as my Downloads folder gradually slowed down. Einstein Manifolds in dimension five? Now, you'll change that new value.
I used to open Downloads folder, go for a cup of coffee, drink it, go to university, finish a master, doctorate, and return to see if Windows 7 was done. That said, if you’ve never worked with it before, consider reading about how to use the Registry Editor before you get started. thanks.
Reply Charles Gilley says: August 4, 2016 at 11:06 pm Note: my folder was already set to General, but it appears that Windows is lying. Thanks man. Double click the new "Max Cached Icons" value you created to open the Edit String window. Desktop Icons Take A Long Time To Appear Windows 7 You can now close Registry Editor.
LINK: http://static.techguy.org/download/SysInfo.exe shadow6224, Oct 29, 2011 #4 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,585 Increase the Icon Cache Phantom010, Oct 29, 2011 #5 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, Windows 10 Slow Thumbnails Use this tool and it will clean out any leftovers. I have installed Windows 8 professional. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/id-3217969/exe-file-icon-slow-loading.html files became an adobe icon solved Program and Their Icons Slow to Load After Windows 10 Boots to Desktop Windows Explorer slow to start, run in background, load folder, fails to
That's just when i power on computer or restart, after first slow loading folders, then works fine. And if you enjoy fiddling with the Registry, it’s worth taking the time to learn how to make your own Registry hacks. Desktop Icons Slow To Load Windows 10 Overflow-Proof Buffer Job asking for bank email and password How to temporarily run a secondary SSH server on a separate port Finding digits that sum to 15 Hashing Password on Client Desktop Icons Slow To Load Windows 7 I tried deleting clearing out the folder but that didn't have a lasting effect.
Delete it and reboot. his comment is here Reply Raymond Sassine says: February 27, 2016 at 12:18 am Super. Thanks for the great tip. Cheers! Desktop Icons Slow To Load Windows 8
I tried the following, and now the icons show right away, but then the screen blinks (for lack of a better word) and the icons show as 'white boxes' and then David from Italy Reply Eta says: December 9, 2015 at 9:56 am Here it id the END OF 2015 and I'm on WINDOWS FREAKING 10 and they still haven't fixed this And definitely back up the Registry (and your computer!) before making changes. http://resolutemediagroup.com/desktop-icons/desktop-icons-are-gone.html OS windows 8 pro Quote 08 Jun 2014 #5 Nitrius View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Posts : 5 Windows 8.1 I have the same problem here, can't remember this
Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Max Cached Icons To Microsoft's ‘helpful' engineers - grrrrrrrr!!!! Reply Hussain says: January 25, 2015 at 3:19 pm Superb!
Can anyone please tell me the way to reset the downloads in simple W8 language? The new "downloads" folder shouldn't have any presets as to whats in the folder, or whats being downloaded into the folder. Download Our One-Click Registry Hacks If you don’t feel like diving into the Registry yourself, we’ve created a couple of registry hacks you can use. Max Cached Icons Windows 10 And that's it.
Reply Greg says: September 13, 2016 at 4:09 pm What a great tip !! Every time I access my downloads folder it needs to load and takes up to a minute sometimes (and it's not like I have gigs of stuff in there). Reply Peter says: January 20, 2015 at 3:41 am Genius!!! http://resolutemediagroup.com/desktop-icons/no-desktop-icons.html Reply jdaniel006 says: February 14, 2014 at 7:47 pm BIG thank you!
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