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    devices/printers


    Is there an easy way in windows 8 to change the icon's (the pictures of attached hardware) in the devices and printers window.

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    Hello Jimbo,

    I haven't tried this tutorial below in Windows 8, but I would image it's the same procedure.

    Devices and Printers - Change Device Icons with Custom Icons - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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    Thanks Shawn...I'll give it a go.
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    De nada.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    De nada.
    Portuguese all the way !

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    Really there should be a plug in or add on to easily change the icons if an owner did so desire to do so, like myself and many others out here. I think it would make a very nice way to personalize and customize ones system. So why does MS make it so hard to do so.
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    Good question. It would be nice to have a lot more built-in GUIs for customizing.
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