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Windows 7: can we change the network icon in the taskbar ????

06 Jan 2010   #1

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can we change the network icon in the taskbar ????

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I wanna ask you if we can change the network icon in the taskbar from what it appear now to that in win xp

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06 Jan 2010   #2


Don't know how to modify the Windows 7 network icon, but here's a replacement for Windows 7 that looks like XP's:

CodeProject: Network Activity Indicator for Windows 7. Free source code and programming help
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07 Jan 2010   #3

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thanx for your reply
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