All desktop shortcut icons are changed to different file association format (E.g. : to Internet Explorer, Adobe Reader.. etc.,)
- Click Start > Run and type “ Regedit “
- Backup the registry before making any changes.
- Navigate to the below location and make the following changes
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.lnk and delete the key “ UserChoice “
- Restart the computer, issue should be fixed.
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