I'm starting to see a very interesting issue. Some icons are being shown as 'default' icons despite the fact that they launch fine with their proper associated programs. This is in the traditional desktop mode, not the Metro mode. I've attached a screenshot, one showing the Outlook 2013 icon in the taskbar and the other showing a PDF icon in Windows Explorer.
How do I fix this to get the proper icons displayed? Again, the application launches just fine.
Rebuilding the icon cache doesn't seem to help on Windows 8. i.e.
- same problem as before.
The icon cache rebuilder tool doesn't seem to allow me to rebuild the cache either: