How to change the icon of a partition (Drive Icon) - Windows XP, Vista & Windows 7

We are bored to see always the same icons la folders and partitions. Whether it is about Windows XP or Windows 7, after a while we want to make a change of "image" or to customize graphical interface of the operating system.

Normally, hard disk partitionsin Windows 7 have two types of icons. Icon for data storage partitions, and icon with Microsoft logo Windows for system partition.

Partitions icons

If we want to change those icons of the slopes, the simplest method is My Drive Icon. A very simple application that allows us to select which partition icon we want to change them.

1. Download Drive Icon Changer. - download link

2. Unzip and run DI.exe inside the folder.

3. Select drive : - select the partition for which you want to change the icon, then click on the yellow folder from “Select icon file”And select an icon on your PC.

4. press Apply Changes .. and that's it.

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Please note, you can not put icons in .jpg, .png, .gif, or any other format besides Ico.

The result in the screenshot above:

icon Changer

The app is free and has been tested on Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit.

Change Drive Icons in Windows 7, Windows Vista & Windows XP.

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