RE: Re: Re: Re: Re: v1.7.6 (64 bit): Overlays beneath non-version folders don
From: Michael Porter <mlportersr_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 09:37:20 -0700 (PDT)
> > Ok, the repository is on my D drive. I created the repository using TortoiseSVN. I am running Win7 64-bit. With the latest version on TortoiseSVN it initially worked and then one day when I started the computer all the icons were gone.
No upgrade on TortoiseSVN and I was not aware of any updates that were applied to Windows either. No idea what might have caused it, it just stopped working.
> > I tried all the things mentioned online to fix the problem
There were numerous websites that talked about the list of overlays being too long in the registry, so following the instructions they provided, I cleaned-out all the overlays except the ones for TSVN. I also verified the proper settings many times, and recreated the working copy a couple of time.
> > none worked until I found one site where the author of a post mentioned the problem was with the new version of TortoiseSVN.
Here's the link I followed: http://www.pchenry.com/Home/tabid/36/EntryId/449/TortoiseSVN-1-7-and-Icon-Overlays-on-Windows-7-x64-Don-rsquo-t-Play-Well-Together.aspx. I found it by googling "tortoisesvn icon overlays not visible" and it was 6 or 7 down from the top.
> > and discussed two potential workarounds: 1)Turn off default caching. This brings back the overlays but without the recursive operation they are essentially pointless.
There were a couple things not related to the icons that I have since sorted out - operator error...
> > What other information do you need to start looking into this problem?
As I said, the latest: 184.108.40.20632
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