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Windows 7: Make "Network" icon have 5 bars permanently.

29 Jun 2012   #1
Scribbs

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Make "Network" icon have 5 bars permanently.

I'm referring to the taskbar's "network" icon. I don't really mind what my real wireless signal strength is, but I want the "network" icon to always display with 5 bars.

Basically, I want my "network" icon to always display like this:


Even if the real strength is:


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29 Jun 2012   #2
rustberger

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 sp1
 
 

You would need to change the icons in the netcenter.dll file
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29 Jun 2012   #3
Scribbs

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rustberger View Post
You would need to change the icons in the netcenter.dll file
How do I find the file?

**EDIT**
Nevermind, found it in System32. You actually have to edit the pdhui.dll with Resource Hacker.
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29 Jun 2012   #4
Turanion

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Amazingly simple and funny solution!
If you dont mind disclosing it - why would you need such a thing?
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