1. Joined : May 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       06 Oct 2016 #1

    How to change drive icons/Win 10 Home


    How do you change drive icons in Win 10 Home?

    I tried resolution in Seven Forums, but that didn't work for Win 10 Home.

    Any help out there? Thanks, Jim
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 20
    Windows 10 Pro
       06 Oct 2016 #2

    jimdot said: View Post
    How do you change drive icons in Win 10 Home?

    I tried resolution in Seven Forums, but that didn't work for Win 10 Home.

    Any help out there? Thanks, Jim
    You need a program such as reshacker or Restorator so that you can edit or replace the drive icon images in the imageres.dll file in your C:\WINDOWS\system32 folder
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  3. Joined : May 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       06 Oct 2016 #3

    Try this....


    IF your comfortable with a little registry hacking, try option 3 in this link....
    http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...on-change.html

    It worked for me
    Last edited by Brink; 08 Oct 2016 at 20:31.
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  4. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,594
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       08 Oct 2016 #4

    Here's what I have.. imageres.dll mods by a program using an icon library- Icon Changer

    Click image for larger version. 

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  5. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 193
    Windows 10 Home
       08 Oct 2016 #5

    jimdot said: View Post
    IF your comfortable with a little registry hacking, try option 3 in this link....
    http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...on-change.html

    It worked for me
    Yes this is the way to go.
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