No syncing icon for onedrive and cannot find onedrive key in the registry

I've just installed the new onedrive app only to find that all syncing icons are missing. When I checked HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers I found no keys for onedrive at all. What happens?

 
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Hi Amin,

You can copy the following script to a txt file and then save it as icon.reg >Run the reg file on your computer >Restart your computer to check if  the green tick will display.

 

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

 

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers\ OneDrive1]

@="{BBACC218-34EA-4666-9D7A-C78F2274A524}"

 

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers\ OneDrive2]

@="{5AB7172C-9C11-405C-8DD5-AF20F3606282}"

 

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers\ OneDrive3]

@="{A78ED123-AB77-406B-9962-2A5D9D2F7F30}"

 

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers\ OneDrive4]

@="{F241C880-6982-4CE5-8CF7-7085BA96DA5A}"

 

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers\ OneDrive5]

@="{A0396A93-DC06-4AEF-BEE9-95FFCCAEF20E}"

 

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers\ OneDrive6]

@="{9AA2F32D-362A-42D9-9328-24A483E2CCC3}"


If it doesn't work, please share a screenshot of all the items under ShellconoverlayIdentifiers.

Regards,
Felix

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Last updated April 3, 2021 Views 1,315 Applies to: