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All my HTML documents on my PC do not show an icon as shown on the image below:

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Firefox is set as my default browser. How can I configure an icon for them?

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To set File Associations in Windows 7, Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations. Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.

Alternatively, you can also Right click the file whose association you want to change > Properties > General tab > Type Of File > Change > Choose a program from the list or recommended or other programs or else click Browse to select one.

Reference: How To Set or Change File Associations in Windows 7 & Vista !

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This works for other programs besides Firefox, but not for Firefox. If you switch to Firefox, the icon is blank, as above. –  endolith May 11 '12 at 17:18
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I tried the other answer but it just left the white icon when I selected Firefox. What worked is uninstalling Firefox and reinstalling it from the exe from getfirefox.com. Now the HTML file icons were restored to have the Firefox logo.

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