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PST file Icon

The icon for my outlook.PST file has changed into another icon. It used to have a small generic ms icon (like the icon for win386.swp in the C:\Windows directory). How can I change the icon back to "normal?"

-Erik

Windows98SE
Outlook 97 v.8.04.5619
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GUEENCommented:
Just go to help - thrn select 'detect & repair'
Then select 'replace desktop shortcuts'
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GUEENCommented:
Nevermind - that was for 2000.  Just right-click the icon and select 'properties' then select 'change icon'
Browse to the Office 2000 directory and select outlook.exe and select icon from there.
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ehundrieserAuthor Commented:
shekerra, why would I select the outlook.EXE when I'm referring to the outlook.PST icon. Even when I select the icon on the file you recommended it has no options. I'm using Office 97. Thanks.

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starlCommented:
sounds like your file association has changed - do you know what type of file your pc thought it was - and what it says now? Does the icon it have now look a little like the windows symbol (little box w/wavy lines)?
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