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Most recent submissions in 'Icons' are 'Fixed'

21 +32/-11 votes

7106 - Icon in Help and support not aligned

Submitted by .Chris on April 22, 2009 to Bug, Icons

Screen shot says all.

Fix it

Low

Low

Fixed

20 +22/-2 votes

( FIXED IN 7068 ) folder Display bug Connected Devices (if they are in Print and Media Transfer Mode)

Submitted by itsmelee on March 28, 2009 to Aesthetics, Bug, Icons

FIXED :: FIXED IN 7068

If any Mobile Devices, including Advanced mode External Devices are connected to Windows 7 (7057 Build . Type x64) and opened in explorer, the folders inside the device are shown very ugly. Upto Build 7048 this was (more...)

Aesthetics : redesign the icons, or match the icons to that of default explorer
Bug : Fix the Shadow Rendering Bug



FIXED :: FIXED IN 7068


Boy ★ Lee
(more...)

High

High

Fixed

Fixed in build 7068.

-8 +13/-21 votes

Add in View "Show Desktop Items" and add "Show Gadget"

Submitted by ElohiM on March 15, 2009 to Icons

when "show off your desktop icons", gadgets are also hidden.

Add option "Show Gadgets"

Medium

Medium

Fixed

(8 comments)

48 +52/-4 votes

[fixed] Mute icon is still distorted

Submitted by tino on March 8, 2009 to Aesthetics, Icons

The blue mute icon in the volume pop up is still distorted in standard and high DPI.

Improve the icon.

Low

Low

Fixed

(2 comments)

44 +46/-2 votes

[7048] Low-res icons in "Desktop Icon Settings"

Submitted by Helito on March 8, 2009 to Icons

Windows 7 build 7048: Ugly icons in "Desktop Icon Settings".

Low

Low

Fixed

With build 7057.

(6 comments)

37 +40/-3 votes

<FIXED> "Diagnose connection problems" from Internet Explorer shows 16x16 icon

Submitted by antiufo on March 2, 2009 to Icons

Clicking the "Diagnose connection problems" button from Internet Explorer opens a window with a 16x16 taskbar icon.

Update it

Low

Low

Fixed

(2 comments)

27 +38/-11 votes

IIS Manager icon has visible aliasing [fixed in 7057]

Submitted by Indrek on February 25, 2009 to Aesthetics, Icons

The "Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager" icon in the start menu has visible aliasing. Look at the screenshot, around the globe and the lower half of the computer.

Touch up the icon.

Low

Low

Fixed

(1 comments)

46 +48/-2 votes

Advanced Recovery Methods uses wrong icon

Submitted by nyp on February 8, 2009 to Icons

Advanced Recovery Methods in Recovery in Control Panel uses the wrong icon, or to be specific, the Flip 3D icon, which has nothing to do with Recovery!

Change it to the Recovery icon.

Low

Low

Fixed

Fixed in build 7057.

(4 comments)

48 +51/-3 votes

Content Advisor is outdated

Submitted by nyp on January 23, 2009 to Aesthetics, Icons, Legacy

Content Advisor dialogs have outdated icons, an unstyled button. wasted space and etc...

I think that they should just completely demolish Content Advisor because Parental Controls is much more powerful and isn't buried inside Internet Options.

Low

Low

Fixed

(5 comments)

-4 +21/-25 votes

iSCSI Initiator is repeated in Control Panel and Administrative Tools

Submitted by xombie on January 17, 2009 to Annoyance, Icons

The iSCSI initiator appears in the main Control Panel window, and in the Administrative tools sub window.

Remove it from the main Control Panel window.
Most people don't know what it's for and don't need it.

Low

Low

Fixed

Removed from Control Panel's main window.

(1 comments)

30 +35/-5 votes

[FIXED] Some Control Panel icons use old (four colours) UAC icon

Submitted by HinoMusouka on January 11, 2009 to Aesthetics, Icons

It's not quite a legacy (maybe from Vista) but 3 icons, as you can see on the picture, use old UAC shield icon.

Introduce current shield icon.

Low

Medium

Fixed

(2 comments)

90 +97/-7 votes

[Fixed] Homegroup icon is not large

Submitted by 3dman on December 31, 2008 to Icons

Homegroup icons is not large icon and that's icon on Desktop directory.
I think there's a large icon like that in Vista.

Use a 256 pixel icon.

Low

Low

Fixed

Fixed in build 7022.

(6 comments)

42 +42/-0 votes

[Fixed] Network icon in Network and Sharing Center is pixlated

Submitted by 3dman on December 31, 2008 to Icons

The icon is pixlated and not resized good.

Fix the icon.

Low

Low

Fixed

Fixed in build 7022.

(2 comments)

46 +46/-0 votes

[Fixed] Windows Photo Viewer icon in Set Default Programs shown as DLL file icon

Submitted by 3dman on December 31, 2008 to Icons

Windows Photo Viewer icon in Set Default Programs shown as DLL file icon.

Use the correct Windows Photo Viewer icon in Set Default Programs.

Low

Low

Fixed

Fixed in build 7022.

(3 comments)

25 +32/-7 votes

Network and Power icons in system icons for notification area do not match the actual one thats shown on the tasklbar

Submitted by .Chris on December 31, 2008 to Annoyance, Icons, Legacy, Usability

Screenshot says all. The icons highlighted- Network and Power icons- in the system icons for notification area do not match the actual one thats shown on the tasklbar

Low

Low

Fixed

(10 comments)

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