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Windows 7: Change Icons, On Program folder and Windows folder

05 Sep 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
Change Icons, On Program folder and Windows folder

Hi

Can you change icons on Program and Windows-folder in C:\ ?

example:


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06 Sep 2012   #2

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Right click on the Program folder.... then properties ... then select the Customize tab.... and under Folder Icons ....select "Change Icons"... then click on Browse and choose you .ico file

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13 Sep 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

This method doesn't work. As Windows and Program is protected folders. But I still want to change the Folder's icon , any ideas?
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13 Sep 2012   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

there is no customize tab on the program folder properties, as it is protected .
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14 Sep 2012   #5

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

true , so how do Ido ?
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14 Sep 2012   #6

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

i dont think it can be done.
again windows 7 manager wont show those folder as being customizable
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14 Sep 2012   #7

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Found a way! :-)

Solution: Microangelo On Display
How? Install, right-click on Folder "Appearance" "Choose Icon.."

Problem solved. Now I just need to know how to remove that dang Explorer Context Menu "Setup desk background"
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