changing start menu icons?

Discussion in 'Desktop Customisation' started by forcer, May 18, 2003.

  1. forcer

    forcer OSNN Senior Addict

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    i cant seem to change my start menu icons, i'm using icon packager and i have the start menu option ticked, all the icons change except start menu, why is this?

    using xp-sp1a
     
  2. sboulema

    sboulema Moderator

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    you can try to do it yourself:

    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID.

    "DefaultIcon" key


    {1A9BA3A0-143A-11CF-8350-444553540000} - Favorites
    {2559a1f0-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0} - Search
    {2559a1f1-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0} - Help and Support
    {2559a1f3-21d7-11d4-bdaf-00c04f60b9f0} - Run...
    {7007ACC7-3202-11D1-AAD2-00805FC1270E} - Network Connections
    {D20EA4E1-3957-11d2-A40B-0C5020524153} - Administrative Tools


    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Mic
    rosoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\
    Explorer\CLSID:

    {21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D} - Control Panel
    {2227A280-3AEA-1069-A2DE-08002B30309D} - Printers and Faxes
     
  3. forcer

    forcer OSNN Senior Addict

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    i cant find those keys for some reason
     
  4. sboulema

    sboulema Moderator

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    hmm weird
     
  5. yoyo

    yoyo _________________

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    Have a second look. If they are not there then you also won't have anything in your start menu.

    HK_CLASSES_ROOT goes through the abc two times. The CLSID key is in the second round.