View Full Version : where are the icons hiding

The Fluffy Duck
16th March 2006, 05:22 PM
Lets say I change my Hard disk icon to something diffrent how do I return it to the default icon. Where are they all hiding?

16th March 2006, 05:27 PM
Get info (Apple-I), select the icon by clicking on it, then press delete.

Easy. :)

16th March 2006, 07:19 PM
I never knew that. nice one marc.

...hmmm, the question remains. Where are they hiding though?

16th March 2006, 07:44 PM
".VolumeIcon.icns" is on a root of a hard drive which has a custom icon. A HD without an icon doesn't have this file.. it is likely just part of the way the OS works.

As for folders, the icon seems to be stored in a hidden file called "Icon?" (with the question mark - [probably for windows incompatibility ;p).

16th March 2006, 08:57 PM
champion snax :thumbup: