Solved All program shortcuts are windows explorer icons Tags: Windows Explorer Command Prompt Explorer Windows 7 Last response: March 10, 2013 1:19 PM in Windows 7 Share mage115 March 10, 2013 11:36:51 AM Hi, I tried to open a shortcut for solitare and my retarded self used open with (becuase it couldnt be opened) and went to open with Windows Explorer. I did that about half a year ago on another pc and found a registery file fix and it worked. Though i cannot find it now. Ps. Task manager shows BILLIONS explorer.exe processes. I tried the "taskkill /im explorer.exe /f" command, but it only starts again. Any suggestions? The laptop works really slowly and i cant open programw without the run command and program path. More about : program shortcuts windows explorer icons Best solution jinksy a b $ Windows 7 March 10, 2013 1:19:53 PM http://www.winhelponline.com/blog/restore-exe-file-asso... Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows Shortcuts / Icons Forum SolvedWindows 8 Isn't Making Shortcuts When Installing Programs solution Make Internet Explorer Default program for all users on Windows 7 solution Windows explorer not refreshing icons/ thumbnails solution i i have a strange problem just last week every program was accidentally browsed to windows explorer that problem was recover solution SolvedWindows Explorer no minimize/maximize icon solution Windows Explorer crashes in Large Icons (thumbnails) view Forum SolvedShortcut to Windows Explorer in Win7 Forum Windows Explorer slow to populate icons/show contents of f.. Forum File Icons Missing In Windows Explorer! Forum Greyed/whited out icons in Windows Explorer Forum Takes a long time to show files icons in Windows Explorer Forum Icons in Windows explorer. Forum change icons displayed in Windows explorer Forum windows explorer keeps showing icons..? Forum losing download icon in windows explorer solution Windows Explorer icon view solution SolvedWindows Explorer Drive Icon Anomaly? Forum My windows 7 desktop shortcut icons are not working Forum SolvedThe windows explorer icon on the super taskbar... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !