This solution has been posted before and seems to work. Try method two
first, and if that's not enough, use method one.
Icon Cache - Rebuild
This one is essentially the same:
MS MVP (Windows - Shell/User)
"Terry" <Terry@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>I have created new Icons on my desktop for certain websites and have set
> pictures for them as an icon. Four of the icons, are not working properly
> because their pictures are not showing and instead it is just showing a
> with the Internet symbol infront of it. I have tryed to resolve the
> by going into the properties and re-setting the icons picture and I have
> tryed deleting and recreating the icon with the picture. Both of these did
> not help and my problem remians un-resolved. If anyone has any information
> how to resolve this problem, please notify me as soon as possible.
> Thanks! -