Why did my Microsoft Office icons change?

Why did my Microsoft Office icons change?

If your concern is the latter, as far as I know, the reason why Microsoft reveals new Office 365 app icons is to let them look like simpler and more recognizable.

Why do my Excel icons look different?

To Microsoft, they’re a reflection of how much Office has changed in the five years since the icons last received a makeover. Instead of nice, neat outlines that represent the old concept of opening a local document, each icon has a distinctive shape that indicates its specific role.

Why are my icons changing?

1. Some programs (such as computer games in particular) change the screen resolution when you run them. When it happens, Windows automatically re-arranges the desktop icons to fit the new screen size. When you exit the game, the screen resolution may change back, but the icons have already been re-arranged.

How do I change my PDF icons?

You should be able to change the icon associated with the PDF file type; on Windows Explorer use ‘Tools’ | ‘Folder Options’, then tab ‘File Types’. Select the ‘PDF’ extension, then click ‘Advanced’. Here you can use the ‘Change Icon’ button.

How do I change my icons back to a PDF file?

Replies (1)  You cannot change the icon on that file, the icon is set by the default PDF viewer on your PC, the only thing you can do is move that file to some location, then create a shortcut to that file and change the icon on the Shortcut, from the right click, Properties dialog box . . .

Why did my PDF icons change to Chrome?

Sometimes even when setting Adobe Acrobat DC as the Default, downloaded PDFs will open in Chrome instead. This is because Chrome is set to use it’s integrated PDF viewer when files are downloaded by default. You will need to turn this off to make it go away. To turn this feature off, follow the steps below.

How do I change a PDF icon to excel?

You can change this name by following the below steps:

  1. Right-click on the PDF object and select Convert option in the Acrobat Document Object.
  2. In the Convert dialog box, click on the Change Icon button.
  3. In the Change Icon dialog box, change the caption to the name you want for the embedded PDF document.
  4. Click OK.

How do I change a PDF icon to a Word document?

  1. Go to the Insert tab > Object.
  2. In the Object dialog, go to the Create from File tab.
  3. Click on Browse. Search and select the PDF file you wish to embed.
  4. Select Display as icon and leave Link to file unchecked. You can choose to change the icon if you wish.
  5. Click on OK.