Microsoft is planning a fantastic visible replace for Home windows 10 within the second half of this 12 months. The so-called “Solar Valley” replace is already in testing with Home windows 10 Insiders, and tintroduced alongside a variety of redesigned folder icons based mostly on Fluent Design.
If you need these icons proper now you possibly can after all turn into an Insider, however that’s not actually advisable in your principal machine, and it will imply frequent installations of experimental software program.
There may be nevertheless a secure and straightforward to means get the icons with out working a beta OS. The nice of us at MSFTNext have extracted the icons from Shell32 and Imageres and made them out there to obtain, so now you can simply obtain the icons and use them to customize your folders.
To vary the looks of the icon:
- Obtain and extract the icon set.
- Proper-click on the shortcut you wish to change
- Choose Properties
- Choose change icon.
- Browse to the place you extracted the icon set and choose the icon you wish to use.
Not all functions and folders can have alternate icons, however shortcuts might be simply modified.
Discover the downloads.