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Windows 7: Changing folder icon Problem

02 Aug 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Changing folder icon Problem

Hello, i'm changing my folder icon, on desktops it seems ok but when i'm opening the folder that i switched the icon, the folder still has the same icon on the taskbar. Any ideas ?

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02 Aug 2013   #2

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The open folder icon changes depending on the open folder in use, if it's just a regular folder it may be icon #3 or 4 in the imageres.dll but that will change all regular folder.

Post a screenshot of the icon on the taskbar when open.
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