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windows picture and fax viewer icon

by painboss / January 5, 2013 11:00 AM PST

all of my icons on my Start Menu and on my desk top appear as "windows picture and fax viewer icon". And when I try to open a program, almost any program it opens up my "windows picture and fax viewer". I believe this all started when my wife was trying to download some photos from our camera one day on to the computer.. Can anyone help

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Use System Restore
by wpgwpg / January 5, 2013 11:33 AM PST

You can use System Restore to go back to a date prior to the start of the problem. Click Start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> System Restore. Click the box that says show more restore points.

Good luck.

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I tried that :-(
by painboss / January 5, 2013 11:54 AM PST
In reply to: Use System Restore

I had no restore point previous to this problem. I have had this issue for quite some time now.

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Since restore isn't an option
by glb613 / January 5, 2013 8:32 PM PST
In reply to: I tried that :-(
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