[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Custom Folders

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From: "Pete" <furbies@...>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 1999 04:50:18 +1000
>>> However, it would be nice if I could create folders with customised icons. I
>>> know I can paste icons on top of the stock ones, but thi is not what I want.
>>> I want to be able to do it automatically within FB. Anyone ever done this,
>>> or knows how ?
>> Phil:
>> Inside a folder with a customized icon is an invisible file called "Icon"
>> type _"icon" and creator _"MACS".
>> If you look at that file with resedit you will see the icon resources are
>> all numbered -16455.
>> From there you should be able to figure it out...
> Don't bank on it - I might have to come back to you.
> Little to you know how little I know.
> Thanks for the incredibly fast response.
> Phil.

I've just written code to do this.

if you haven't written code for it then email me direct at
furbies@... and I'll extract the code and email it back
(It relies on PG Pro I'm afraid)


Check out: http://www.hinet.net.au/~furbies/

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