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Windows 7: Restore icon for external drive?

16 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 HP x64
Restore icon for external drive?

Ok this is a minor issue, but annoying nonetheless... How can i restore the icon for my Seagate FreeAgent external drive? The icon is no longer displaying...the icon itself is on the drive, but i can't figure out how to make it show up under "my computer"...the icon itself, not the drive. I've gone through "properties"-"customize", to avail. I've tried the tutorials about restoring icons, but no luck.

Any ideas?

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17 Oct 2010   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

When in doubt, punt...

Drive Icon Changer

No installation needed, just run it and change that icon

A Guy
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17 Oct 2010   #3

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)

i had this problem and i un-installed the driver while the drive was connected and rebooted and windows reinstalled everything back to normal when it discovered the drive. hope this helps.
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