Windows 10: Strange Icon

Discus and support Strange Icon in User Accounts and Family Safety to solve the problem; Just this morning this icon kept popping up on my PC...seems to appear in everything..? Can anyone ID it and tell me how to remove it..? [ATTACH]... Discussion in 'User Accounts and Family Safety' started by SX2002, Jan 12, 2021 at 12:47 AM.

  1. SX2002 Win User

    Strange Icon


    Just this morning this icon kept popping up on my PC...seems to appear in everything..?

    Can anyone ID it and tell me how to remove it..?


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    :)
     
  2. dalchina Win User

    Strange USB-Drive Icons

    Hi, I've not looked into this at all, but looking at that folder the one that appears to contain the strange icon is
    f4e323bf-0f31-42b6-9ad6-5d5382d3fa83
    - I don't have one called 797289b8-812a-4d9e-bda5-91567fd47bc6

    Would I be correct in thinking that this ico file is the clue as to which to delete?

    Strange Icon [​IMG]


    And thanks- having deleted the folder it did indeed prove necessary to use Driver Booster as described. Problem solved- for now...
     
  3. Strange Shadow type Icon/Image Windows 10

    Hi VidhuGour,

    In order to help you with your concern about the strange shadow, icon or image on your Windows 10 screen, you may check and access the icon using the File Explorer of your Windows 10 PC. Follow these steps:

    • Click the File Manager icon from the taskbar.
    • Click This PC.
    • Click the Desktop folder.
    • It should show you that strange desktop icon and its corresponding File name.

    If it doesn't show, you may try changing your wallpaper into a darker type and see if the strange figure would still be there. If it is, then it might be a dead pixel that you currently have on your screen.

    Let us know the result for us to help you further.

    Regards.
     
  4. myka Win User

    Strange Icon

    Strange USB-Drive Icons

    So create system restore? And what to do? How changed? Via registry editor i cant see explorer device icon!!!!

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    Give step by step! Procedure

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    How you changed.??? In registry editor i dont have folder DriverIcon! No shows Driver letters nothing! I see in youtube on human pc shows driver letters.

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    Give me step by step what you do!!

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    How change??? Via registry editor i dont see path driveIcon!
     
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