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Windows 7: Desktop Icons without text

18 Jul 2009   #11

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate, Chrome (soon)

Ohhhh wait I think I might have figured out the problem! Would 033 be "NLL" on a laptop numpad? What letters would I press? I have my keyboard in Colemak, so I might just have to press the qwerty characters because the numbers are more deeply rooted than just a language layout.

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19 Jul 2009   #12

64-bit Windows 10 Pro


It should be the same, but you can try Alt+33 to see what character you get. You can also open Character Map, and click on the different characters to see what the Alt+(number pad #) is for it in the lower right corner, if available for it, to see one of them may work for you as well. Usually a underscore character may work as well to.
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19 Jul 2009   #13

7600 x86

back in XP i used to make custom Shell Objects using an app called SCCU. you could even customize their context menus. i assume it will also work in Windows 7, but have not tried it.

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19 Jul 2009   #14

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate, Chrome (soon)

Oh thanks everyone! It works. I just tested out the keys in the character map and figured out which were the 2 and 5. Thanks a bunch!
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