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Windows 7: Folder picture

18 Sep 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate
Folder picture

I like t0 have pitcures of films, albums etc on the folder front , under XP I used have a full folder picture but with windows 78 it just has half a picture inside that open folder picture, is ther anyway to get a full picture back. Hope this makes sence.



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19 Sep 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate X64

I think this topic has come up before. (using sample pics from net) You mean you want to get..

to this..

I managed to google up only one way, the default folder icon needs to be swapped with Xp one (or some other custom icon) by modifying the library using 3rd party software.
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20 Sep 2010   #3

windows 7 ultimate

Yes exactly what I mean, can you point me in the right direction ?

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