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RE: Spurious decorations all over my folders

From: Symons, Greg - SSD <Greg.Symons_at_itt.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2009 11:03:04 -0400

On Friday, October 09, 2009 3:44 PM Stefan Küng said:
>
> On 09.10.2009 15:16, Simon Large wrote:
>
> >> As far as I can tell. I don't recall installing anything that uses
> overlays, and the only overlays registered at
> >>
> HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverla
> yIdentifiers
> >> are the tortoise overlays and the default ones registered by Windows
> XP.
> >
> > The overlays are also used by recent versions of other Tortoise
> > products like TortoiseCVS and TortoiseHG. Do you use any of those?
>
> And make absolutely sure that you don't have an .svn or _svn folder in
> there - those folders are hidden in explorer, so you have to first
> change the folder options in explorer to see them.

I don't use any of the other Tortoise products, and I've shown hidden files in the folder.

What I did do that fixed one of the folders in the problem was move a .svn folder into it, then move it back. I then closed the explorer window and reopened it. The overlay had changed from unversioned to out-of-date. I navigated into the folder and then back out, and the overlay was removed. I can fix the rest of the folders by doing the same, but I thought maybe that additional information might help.

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Gregory Symons
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ITT Corporation
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