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[TUTORIAL] Make Puppy Recognize Your Files for Icon Purposes
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theinfamousj

Joined: 03 Sep 2006
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PostPosted: Wed 30 Nov 2011, 21:56    Post subject:  [TUTORIAL] Make Puppy Recognize Your Files for Icon Purposes
Subject description: I made you a present.
 

I wrote a tutorial for those newbies out there who have a special type of file and want it to have its own icon. For example, an eReader file such as .epub (shows up as a gear by default), or a file that you only work on at work but want to assign a pretty icon to it when you look at the contents of your flash drive, at home.

This does not tell you how to make it open with a program. This only tells you how to assign an icon to that type of file to get rid of those annoying gears or other default icons.

Presented with easy language, clear instructions, and lots of pictures ...


(click the pretty title to go to the tutorial)
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steve_s


Joined: 26 May 2008
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Location: Austin, TX, USA

PostPosted: Mon 05 Dec 2011, 12:36    Post subject: Re: [TUTORIAL] Make Puppy Recognize Your Files for Icon Purposes
Subject description: I made you a present.
 

theinfamousj wrote:
I wrote a tutorial for those newbies out there who have a special type of file and want it to have its own icon. For example, an eReader file such as .epub (shows up as a gear by default), or a file that you only work on at work but want to assign a pretty icon to it when you look at the contents of your flash drive, at home.

This does not tell you how to make it open with a program. This only tells you how to assign an icon to that type of file to get rid of those annoying gears or other default icons.

Presented with easy language, clear instructions, and lots of pictures ...


(click the pretty title to go to the tutorial)


Nice...thanks for this Cool
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davids45


Joined: 26 Nov 2006
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Location: Chatswood, NSW

PostPosted: Mon 05 Dec 2011, 22:51    Post subject:  

G'day theinfamousj,
Please accept my thanks too, for a helpful little tutorial.
David S.
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Tman


Joined: 22 Jan 2011
Posts: 814
Location: Toronto

PostPosted: Sun 18 Dec 2011, 23:49    Post subject:  

davids45 wrote:
G'day theinfamousj,
Please accept my thanks too, for a helpful little tutorial.
David S.


The same goes for me; thanks! Idea
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Puppyt

Joined: 09 May 2008
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Location: Gatton, Queensland

PostPosted: Mon 19 Dec 2011, 08:46    Post subject:  

Great work! Thanks!
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Laie

Joined: 20 Jan 2008
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Location: Germany

PostPosted: Sat 31 Dec 2011, 06:54    Post subject:  

Quite useful. Thanks!
And a happy New Year!
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