Microsoft .docx Icons Appearing as .txt icons.

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by drobotnick, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. drobotnick macrumors newbie

    Nov 9, 2009
    Hello Forums,
    This isn't really a problem, just a pet peeve.

    When I save documents in word, the icon looks like a .txt document icon, instead of the blue-colored word icon. I once had iwork 09, installed but have searched my computer as hard as i could to delete all iwork files.

    This is what I have:

    And this is what I would like it to look like:

    Please help.

  2. pdjudd macrumors 601

    Jun 19, 2007
    Plymouth, MN
  3. Sun Baked macrumors G5

    Sun Baked

    May 19, 2002
    You have "Show Item Preview" turned on ... when that happens you get that, the quick look of a page in the document.

    Finder/view/show view options/Show Item Preview
  4. drobotnick thread starter macrumors newbie

    Nov 9, 2009

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