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You cannot customize the default icon for a folder in Windows; however, you can make a shortcut to a folder and change the look of the shortcut icon.
To make a shortcut to a folder and change the look of the shortcut icon:
No Icons AvailableIf you click Change Icon, and there are no icons available, use the Browse button to find Shell32.dll:
For help with common system maintenance tasks in Windows Vista, visit the following Microsoft Web page:
Fix problems with common system maintenance tasks
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