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Windows 7: Drive Icon - Change

22 Aug 2015   #110

Win7U64 upgraded to W10

Yep, I have tried them all, and in various combinations too... this is my life ... oy vey...

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22 Aug 2015   #111

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Wow, I must admit that I'm at a loss as well for why the drive won't show the specified icon.
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18 Jun 2016   #112

Windows & Ultimate X64
Great information

I am an icon freak, i make them from jpg, and use them for everything. For my default drives I was having trouble with iPhone, iPod Shuffle, and Nano, & iPad. with this info I am going in deep for this. Hopefully I can bypass the rotten apple safegaurds. Thanks again

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18 Jun 2016   #113

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome Bill. I'm glad it could help, and welcome to Seven Forums.
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