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Is There A ICON Changer 8.1 As Icon Packager 5 Dosent Work

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Is There A ICON Changer For Windows 8.1 As Icon Packager 5 Dosent Work With 8.1
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Laptop
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hi there Josh

It has been known to work in windows 8 if you install it then Press the windows key + R and type in regedit

Press enter sand remove this key and tell me if it then works please

Computer\HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shellex\iconhandler

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i dont have iconhandler it doesnt work ive tryed to install it & It Is Not Compatiable With 8 & 8.1
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

It can work if you do the instructions I gave above Josh.

Install it then remove that registry key.

Also, was there anything left on this question as you left without rating.

http://www.justanswer.com/software/9eraq-having-troubles-usb-ports-windows.html

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I Cant Install The Software Because It Wont Work With Windows 8 Or 8.1 Is There Another Software So I Can Change All Icons On My Computer?
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, it will install when doing the trick I gave, else you would have to do it manually using the instructions here

https://www.maketecheasier.com/change-windows8-taskbar-icons/

Icon Packager is the only program that was doing this, as it is usually done manually.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I Only have 3 folders in regedit & Iconhandler isnt there is there another way?
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

you can use the instructions I gave to manually do it.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do Them All Similtaniously
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

yes please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
But I want Them all done simultaneously From Wincustomizer Site
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

you have the two options Josh that I gave you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Where's The Software That Does It?!
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

You have to do it manually using the instructions here
https://www.maketecheasier.com/change-windows8-taskbar-icons/
Icon Packager is the only program that was doing this, as it is usually done manually.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks Richard Can I Please Get A Second Opinion All I Want Is Software That Changes All My Icons On My Computer Thanks Richard. Josh
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks Mate
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

sure, though would appreciate if you would at least finish off with the previous question we did.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
can i please have a second opinion Thanks Richard
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

yes I saw, no need to reply until another expert takes over

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