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    Can't change icons on folders on imported disk in Windows 7

    Here's my system information: Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2400 CPU @3.10GHz 3.30 Ghz Installed memory (RAM): 8.00 GB System type: 64-bit Operating System I'm attaching a screenshot showing that my installation of Windows is legitimate and activated. I do have a custom-built system that my...
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    Can't change icons on folders on imported disk in Windows 7

    The copy is legitimate. The problem comes from importing a disk drive whose files have access control lists created on a different system. I discovered that copying folder A to folder "A (copy)" then deleting the original and renaming "A (copy)" to A completely fixes the problem, presumably...
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    Can't change icons on folders on imported disk in Windows 7

    I had a catastrophic failure, just created a new Windows 7 Ultimate system with very little installed. I attached a disk drive from the previous system that has data on it (it wasn't damaged). All files are accessible but I CANNOT CHANGE THE ICONS ON ANY OF THE FOLDERS. I've done all of the...
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