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Folders

by iamemty / December 3, 2008 2:15 AM PST

I have windows xp-sp2. I can change the folders ok in windows but is there anyway to change the folders in the "registry".working in the registry is not a problem. I just can't seem to find where the change can be in the registry

thanks

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(NT) Change what?
by Coryphaeus / December 3, 2008 2:18 AM PST
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(NT)change what
by iamemty / December 3, 2008 3:26 AM PST
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the folder icons in the registry

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You can do it . . .
by Coryphaeus / December 3, 2008 4:31 PM PST
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From the desktop. Right click the desktop and click properties. Click the Desktop tab. Click Customize Desktop. Click Change Icon.

From Explorer. Open Explorer and click Tools, Folder options, File types. Scroll down to the file type you want to change. Highlight it and click Advanced. Click Change icon.

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you can do it
by iamemty / December 3, 2008 8:01 PM PST
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i have changed all the folder icons when i open regedit i get those
yellow folder icons those are the ones i want to change

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Maybe here . . .
by Coryphaeus / December 3, 2008 11:44 PM PST
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maybe here
by iamemty / December 4, 2008 12:33 AM PST
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thanks for your reply and the website i do not know if it will work for what i want but only tring and working it will know. thanks for the input.

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