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Windows 7: How to backup all custom folder icons / desktop.ini files ?

04 Feb 2019   #1
panks

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How to backup all custom folder icons / desktop.ini files ?

I need to run sfc scannow but I'm afraid it will change my 800+ custom folder icons back to default.

Is there a way to backup all the desktop.ini files or some other way to do it? I looked into making a theme but themes won't save folder icons. Any ideas would be really appreciated.


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05 Feb 2019   #2
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi panks,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by panks View Post
Is there a way to backup all the desktop.ini files or some other way to do it?
SUGGESTION: You could create a system image. This way, if things go wrong, you will be able to restore your OS back to the exact same state that it is now in a very short time. There are two imaging programs which are very popular among members here, the first is AOMEI Backupper Standard [FREE], and the second is Macrium Reflect [FREE].

I hope this helps!
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