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Change System Icons

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How can i change my system icons for the harddrive, Floppy drives etc. I don't want to use any extra program for it and I already changed some icons with Plus! but the rest of my icons don't seem to be changed if i change the icon in the file-type tab?????
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Sap,

   You would have to manually edit the registry.  However, a small utility called MichaelAngelo will do this for you.  Please consider this utility cause it will do the same thing as you would have to do manually: edit the registry.  Also, it would be a lot safer and less tedious.  Tell me what you decide.

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sap,

  Sorry, it is called Microangelo.
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Downloading Microangelo from WinFiles now If it works please post answer so i can give you your points

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Hi,

    A utility called MicroAngelo will do this for you.  It will be a lot safer than editing the registry yourself.

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Hi,

    A utility called MicroAngelo will do this for you.  It will be a lot safer than editing the registry yourself.
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I downloaded Microangelo and changed most of my icons, still missing items are favorites folder etc. Is there some way to do that??
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Sorry dankh to reject your answer, the points are yours but i still have trouble changing icons of favorites folder, log off key (win98), control panel, printers folder etc.

Do you have a solution? if not repost answer and i accept.

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Sap,

   Microangelo will change a lot of things, but i don't know if it will do what you ask.  Leave this question open for a few days and see if anyone knows how to do it.  I thought Microangelo could change the Control Panel icon?
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Dankh,

Microangelo changes the control panel icon, but only in the explorer not in the start menu. It's the same for the printer folder, find files or folders, people etc.
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Sap,

  Opps, i was thinking of the major folders in the Start Menu, not the sub folders.  Sorry.  :)
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