Shortcuts on Windows 7 Desktop Not Displaying Properly

I have a user here that all of a sudden is having an issue with Desktop shortcuts.
Regardless of the icon used, there is an icon overlapping it.
You can see in the attached file that the original intended icon is behind the one being shown.
Very strange.
If you browse to his Desktop in explorer, the icon shows up normal.  We rebuilt the icon cache but that didn't help.
Tried a system restore as well.
This is only for shortcuts. If you create a new folder on the Desktop for example, it's displayed fine.
Any ideas what would cause this?
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Emmanuel AdebayoGlobal Windows Infrastructure Engineer - ConsultantCommented:
How did you rebuild your icon cache?

Have you ensure that there is no malware or trojan running on the system

Delete Iconcahce.db using the command below from Run
cmd /c del %userprofile%\AppData\Local\IconCache.db /a

Let's know how it goes

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NVITEnd-user supportCommented:
Possibly due to "...icon overlay override...problem is with the Shell Icons key where you can hide or change the arrow icon for shortcuts"
homerslmpsonAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys.
I tried a slightly different method originally but killing Explorer, running the del command from the command prompt and restarting Explorer seemed to fix it.
Thanks again!
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