How to Install Custom Icons // Windows 7/VistaHow to Install Custom Icons // Windows 7/Vista1 year ago in Other More Like This
Instructions on how to install custom icons // WINDOWS 7/VISTA
IMPORTANT: I'm using a Mac; I have no idea what effects will happen to your computer if you do this wrong. No pressure, I'm sure nothing's going to happen if you this wrong and I have no idea if this works or not. Provide feedback on if this worked or not, I'll gladly look more into details. Anyways, let's go straight into instructions! ALLONS-Y!
Step 1: Find the icons you want to use and put them into one folder. This is important to do, as it will organize icons better and make them easy to find.
Step 2: You want to right click your desktop. You then need to press "Personalize" in the drop down box.
Step 3: A new window should appear. After that, you press on "Change desktop icons" on the left side of that window.
Step 4: A new window should appear. Look for the icon you want to change. Click on it. Then look at the bottom of the window. It should have a button that says "Change icon". Press it.
Step 5: This is where Step
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Readme instructions on how to install custom icons // WINDOWS XP
Thanks to mlp1fim for reminding me that I needed to do a guide for XP.
IMPORTANT; READ: There are multiple icons you can choose to change, I'll list a few, but not all (website link for other icon changes will be left at the salutation at the bottom of this readme). All you need to do is find their titles by either doing a search by pressing CTRL-F on your keyboard (I'm sure that's the hotkey, but I could be wrong) or looking for the isolated and caps-locked text each one will have. Here's a list:
1. Changing My Computer, My Documents, and Recycle Bin Manually
2. Using iColorFolder Skins to Customize Specific Folders Easily
3. IconTweaker and Why It's Better to Follow This Guide than to Follow the Manual Setups
Anyways, ON WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS! ALLONS-Y!
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NOTE: For this, I'd advise you to put the icons you want to use in a folder and organize them for easy