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Windows 7: icon customization


09 Jul 2010   #1

win 7 pro
 
 
icon customization

Hi everybody
I was successful to change the icon of Control Panel. However, when I display the content of CP(StartMenu-Control Panel) on the desktop, the icon of CP is the old format. the issue is shown below :
icon customization-pix1.png
Can somebody to give me a hand to fix it please.Thanks
Tuan Tran



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09 Jul 2010   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Right click on the control panel icon on the taskbar> On the choices that pop up, right click on Control Panel> Click on properties> Click on change icon> Navigate to the icon you want. Apply and or OK your way out.

A Guy
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09 Jul 2010   #3

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
Nice

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
Right click on the control panel icon on the taskbar> On the choices that pop up, right click on Control Panel> Click on properties> Click on change icon> Navigate to the icon you want. Apply and or OK your way out.

A Guy
Great solution.

Oh,and thanks for cleaning up my mess.
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09 Jul 2010   #4

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bludgard69 View Post

Great solution.

Oh,and thanks for cleaning up my mess.
You made a mess?

A Guy
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09 Jul 2010   #5

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bludgard69 View Post

Great solution.

Oh,and thanks for cleaning up my mess.
You made a mess?

A Guy
Yeah.I had posted that OP could drag and drop the custom ico to the taskbar.Then posted that it wasn't a solution to the problem.

Some one cleaned it up...Thanks
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10 Jul 2010   #6

win 7 pro
 
 

Thanks I got what I want now.
Tuan Tran
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10 Jul 2010   #7

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

You're welcome

A Guy
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