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Hello everyone, 


Any idea how I can fix this issue? The icons for common file types are missing (video files, mp3's, pictures and such...). The application installers icons display well so I am expecting it must be something with file associations?!


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Hey, at least your office apps seem to have the icons, I lost those on the latest build haha.

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Thought you meant human thumbs... ?

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1 hour ago, Mindovermaster said:

Thought you meant human thumbs... ?

thumbnails yes:)) 

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Ewe, hiding extensions for known file types; one of the first things to disable.


What version of Windows? Did you do a registry clean or other maintenance procedure? Can you change associations in another app then change them back?

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2 hours ago, Zagadka said:

Ewe, hiding extensions for known file types; one of the first things to disable.


What version of Windows? Did you do a registry clean or other maintenance procedure? Can you change associations in another app then change them back?

I have not done a registry clean for some time now.. Latest windows 10 rs5 build. Seems to have been broken for the last 3 flights or so... sfc /scannow did not fix it either. Will try in one app.. was wondering if there's any "General" fix readily available.

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ran cc cleaner and still not a fix unfortunately. if i change to a different program the file association for mp3 for example, it does show the correct thumbnail

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seems to have been an issue specific to the latest rs5 builds. fixed with build 17682

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