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Windows 7: refresh explorer.exe icon

06 Nov 2015   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
refresh explorer.exe icon

I changed the icon for explorer.exe in imageres.dll under system32 and syswow64, and deleted the icon cache, but the icon for library still show the old icon, as well as explorer.exe under windows folder, how should I refresh the icon? thx!

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07 Nov 2015   #2

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What icons numbers did you change in the imageres.dll?

Post a screenshot of the library icon and the explorer.exe under windows folder.
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Zip up one of the imageres.dll and post it in your next post.

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