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Windows 7: No option to change folder icon when connecting to a share

19 Nov 2012   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600 Multiprocessor Free
No option to change folder icon when connecting to a share

Hi all

I'm after some help, I have a shared folder on a Windows 7 machine within a small home network. When connecting to this shared folder from an XP machine and right clicking and taking the customize option there is no option to "Change Icon"
This option is available when trying from the local (W7) machine. Anyone know if there is a way of enabling this ?

see icon.jpg attached for example

Thanks in advance

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10 Jul 2013   #2

win 7 pro 64bit

Hi, did you get a solution for this? I'm having the same issue.
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