icon changing

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by jerm27, Jan 22, 2008.

  1. jerm27

    jerm27 GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 1, 2006
    is there a way that i can change the icon on my computer so it goes from [​IMG] to this [​IMG]

    i would like this for each game is there one program that i can install or something like that


    btw i had noidea where to post this
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    DS icons:
    http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=45360 if you want to do it manually.
    There was an editor called RomeR not so long ago by Kyuzumaki for all DS code and Rominator does it (RomeR was more or less integrated into Rominator) for commercial roms as I recall.

    PC icons
    If you mean DS roms them the cycloDS team made an app/plugin to make DS roms have their own icon in windows.

    If you mean in general there are many ways but the simplest is to make a BMP file with the extension .ico and set it manually
    This is one of the few times you will ever see me link to wikipedia but for once it has it correct enough:
    To set it in an explorer window hit tools -> folder options -> file types browse to the extension you want to change and hit advanced -> choose icon and browse to the .ico file.
  3. juggernaut911

    juggernaut911 GBAtemp Slut!

    Jul 13, 2006
    United States
    i use iPhile if I change my PC icons. just set up a file assosiation and find it in iPhile and change it!

  4. jerm27

    jerm27 GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 1, 2006
    so i would need to do each one by one
  5. SkH

    SkH GBAtemp Maniac

    Apr 5, 2006
    No, there's a prorgam called CycloTools.
  6. Rocky5

    Rocky5 Advanced Member

    Aug 12, 2007
    United States
    Use this i only made the batch file so that's all i take credit for.

    this makes all .nds files have there icons no edit nothing just run the batch and your done.

    Download here