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Windows 7: Old icon file reappearing

08 Sep 2017   #11
mbratch

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Unfortunately, I'm having this exact problem on my desktop. The desktop "folder" does not have the Customize option under Properties.


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08 Sep 2017   #12
ethel

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Hi mbratch, If you click on your user name from the startmenu, and right click properties, the customize

option will show up. I hope this helps.
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08 Sep 2017   #13
ethel

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Hi , I meant to add right click the properties on whichever folder you are trying to get the customize option.
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