Fix for Special Folders Reverting to Default Folder Icon in Windows Vista
The cons that are displayed on the folders are due to the files present in them. If there are different types of files in one folder the folder does not represent any type of icons. It may be corrupted or are not useful. To solve this problem we will just do a small changing in the registry.
To open the required file you will have to write the following key in the search box
If you need to open the folder of pictures or any other folder then replace music with pictures or any other you want.
In that file select all the material and then delete it. After that replace it with the default values. The values are available on the websites over the internet
To see the changes you will have to log out and then log in to that account
Open registry from the search box and write the following file link to get to the required destination.
Click “Delete” in the drop down menu of “Bags” option.
Press “Yes” to end the process.
One of the easiest way-out for the problem is that customizations of the folders to the default settings. You should try to use Reset Folder in Folder Options (open by clicking Organize -> Folder and Search Options and then go to View tab)
Those folders which have been settled up to be a explicit folder type suddenly changed to another type such as picture template or other state even though there is no altering of file kind or medium.
Unable, cannot and not possible to apply same folder view to all folders of same type by using the simple option of “Apply to Folders” button in Folder and Search Options.