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Windows 7: Custom icons for portable devices?

03 Sep 2012   #1
1695

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Custom icons for portable devices?

Such as mobiles and external drives. I knew how to do this a few months ago, but I've already forgotten and I can't seem to find anything about this in the Tutorials.


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03 Sep 2012   #2
xxxdannyxxx

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

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03 Sep 2012   #3
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello 1695,

You could use OPTION ONE in the tutorial below with a "autorun.inf" file so that the custom icon will show in Computer no matter what PC you have it connected to.

Drive Icon - Change

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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