Blank icons in Recommended section


JohnnyGui

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Something quite minor but annoying nonetheless.

Sometimes files shown in the Recommended section of the Start menu have blank icons even after restarting the PC.

The concerning files are usually notepad, Word or PDF files. I have most of my files on OneDrive although this also randomly happens with files stored on the PC.

Anyone else experiencing this?
 

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JohnnyGui

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    Gigabyte Z370 HD3
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    Geforce GTX 1070 Windforce OC
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I have 'recommended' section turned off so I wouldn't see it. I can only speak from my personal experience with resetting icon cache. First, I run the release build and am not using any tweaking program that affects the icons. Resetting icon cache has never affected my custom icons. I do not know your specifics so I would not speculate whether your custom icons would be affected or not.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Pro 22H2 22621.819
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Optiplex 7080
    CPU
    i9-10900 10 core 20 threads
    Motherboard
    DELL 0J37VM
    Memory
    32 gb
    Graphics Card(s)
    none-Intel UHD Graphics 630
    Sound Card
    Integrated Realtek
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Benq 27
    Screen Resolution
    2560x1440
    Hard Drives
    256 m.2 2230-256+1 tb hdd
    PSU
    500w
    Case
    MT
    Cooling
    Dell Premium
    Keyboard
    Logitech wired
    Mouse
    Logitech wireless
    Internet Speed
    so slow I'm too embarrassed to tell
    Browser
    Firefox
    Antivirus
    Defender+MWB Premium
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro 21H2
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Optiplex 9020
    CPU
    i7-4770
    Memory
    24 gb
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Benq 27
    Screen Resolution
    2560x1440
    Hard Drives
    256 gb Toshiba BG4 M.2 NVE SSB and 1 tb hdd
    PSU
    500w
    Case
    MT
    Cooling
    Dell factory
    Mouse
    Logitech wireless
    Keyboard
    Logitech wired
    Internet Speed
    still not telling
    Browser
    Firefox
    Antivirus
    Defender+MWB Premium

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