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Where is this icon file

Posted on 2011-09-23
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When I right click on shortcut on my desktop and then select 'change icon' the below dialog opens up.  I am trying to find the actual .bmp or .ico file of the 'clock' icon I have circeled in red below... but I can't find it in the system32 folder.  How can I find it please?
icons.bmp
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Question by:snyperj
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by:TommySzalapski
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All those icons are buried in the SHELL32.dll file.
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You can open the dll in Resource Hacker (http://download.cnet.com/Resource-Hacker/3000-2352_4-10178587.html) and extract all the icons from there.
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by:snyperj
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I followed your advice and downloaded it- but it is not very user friendly....  are you familiar with it?

After I open the SHELL32.dll file in Resource Hacker- how do I pull and save the icons?
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by:snyperj
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All set.  Thanks for the help
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