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After installation the desktop shortcut icon is wrong

Christopher H Updated by Christopher H

Problem

After installation the desktop shortcut icon doesn't look right.

How can I get the correct icon?

Solution

Follow these steps:

  1. Single-click the Windows desktop shortcut in question to highlight it
  2. Use the keyboard shortcut [ SHIFT + F10 ]
  3. Select Properties from the pop-up menu.
  4. A Properties window is displayed. Select the Shortcut tab, then click Change Icon.
  5. A Change Icon window is displayed. Select the correct icon, then click OK.
  6. If an Access Denied window is displayed, click Continue.
  7. Back on the Properties window click Apply (if enabled) then OK.
  8. The icon should now be correct.

How did we do?

CD install fails with message "Previous installation not found"

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