Do you find the Windows 10 interface too classic? Know that it is not frozen and that you have the power to transform it completely, in your image. Starting with the icons associated with your applications.
Do you like your Windows 10 operating system? With a touch of personalization, it would be even better! You can simply change the icons to use an interface that will look more like you. Be careful however, Windows has always been finicky, so you will need to use .ico files for them to be accepted.
To find ICO files, you can choose to do a Google search (enter a specific type of ICO file in Google Image search). Or simply look for online converters that will transform your PNG and JPEG images into ICOs. Finally, you have the option of using icon conversion software.
Change folder icon in Windows 10
To start, right-click on the icon you want to change and click Properties. Go to the last Tab Personalize then select Change icon.
In the menu that appears, you can choose an icon from the list or search for an image on your computer.
Once the icon has been chosen, press OK to confirm the modification.
Change a shortcut icon in Windows 10
In the same way as above, right-click on the icon you want to modify then click on Properties. Go to the second tab Shortcut then click on Change icon …
In the menu that will then appear, click on Browse then go and find the icon file of your choice.
Validate then exit, your new decoration is available!
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