"Ernie" <#$%tvdoctor@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> This might be better posted in Vista General but here goes
> I have installed some antique games on our new computer. The game exe
> files on the CD I burned all display their appropriate icons in XP but
> show as generic icons in Vista. It may be possible that they are 16 x16
> icons, haven't checked yet.
> Has anyone seen this or better yet, found a solution
Have you tried Right-click-> Change icon on the shortcut? Browse to the
program .exe to see what icons are available. DOS programs won't have an
icon unless it is a separate file (.ico) but some Windows games were also
the same way. Look for an icon file in the game folders.