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Windows 7: change association icon?

14 Jan 2010   #1
kenw232

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
change association icon?

How do I change the icon for an association? I have .txt opening in notepad, but I'd like to change the icon only when viewed in explorer, not change the fact that it opens in notepad.


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14 Jan 2010   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Ken,

This tutorial below can help show you how to change the default file extension icon to be what you want instead. It's the same in Windows 7.

File Extension Type Icon - Change - Vista Forums

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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