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    arrow icon overlays suddenly appear -- why?

    For some reason, I have never had the detested arrow icon overlays on my desktop shortcuts. That is, until yesterday. I had just customized an shortcut icon, and all of a sudden all the shortcut icons on my desktop had the little arrows. Can anyone tell me why this happened and how to change it back to the previous state?

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    This Google search shows many sites discussing how to do this.
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    I'm surprised that you have never had the shortcut arrow as that is the default Windows setting.

    Anyhow, you can change it using TweakUI.

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    I was going to mention Ultimate Windows Tweaker, but then I realized we are talking XP, not Win 7. I could not remember the TweakUI app.
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