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Windows 7: Icon selector...thingy?

04 Jun 2010   #11

I did what you wrote, but I want to change the inside, too.

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04 Jun 2010   #12


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by oobbyy3 View Post

I did what you wrote, but I want to change the inside, too.
Um ... then you only did half of what I wrote. This changes the inside color ...

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04 Jun 2010   #13

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dunfiddlin View Post
Actually this turns out to be trivially easy though not obvious!

Personalization > Window Color > Advanced Appearance Settings

Selected Items controls colour of 'thingy' border

Hyperlink controls colour of area.

Et voila ...

Next problem ... changing the selected icon background!
you are awesome =D thank you very much!
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