folder pictures

Thimble_Guy

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Hi there,

I seem to be having a problem with folder pictures when i right click a folder and go to properties and then customize, when i apply a picture, it wont work and if theres already a picture there, it wont change to the one i want.

Not really a huge problem, but i like use folder pictures for my music for all the different albums that i have.

Any help is much appreciated, thanks.
 

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Brink

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Thimble_Guy

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Hi Shawn,

Thanks for the reply. I read your tutorials, but still no luck. Not sure why it isn't changing. Is this a bug in Vista?. In XP i was able to change it right away no problems.
 

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Brink

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mvp
Thimble Guy,

It must be a bug. I have some people report problems with this, but I cannot reproduce the same problems. My folder pictures seem to always change when I change them.

You might try resetting the Folder View Settings to see if it will help. It will not hurt or make you lose anything since it is only a reset. See:
How to Reset Windows Explorer Folder View Settings to Make Vista Remember

Shawn
 

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    Intel i7-8700K 5 GHz
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    ASUS ROG Maximus XI Formula Z390
    Memory
    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
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    Integrated Digital Audio (S/PDIF)
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    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
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    1TB Samsung 970 EVO Plus M.2,
    250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2,
    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
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    Thermaltake Core P3
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    Corsair Hydro H115i
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    Logitech MX Master
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    Logitech wireless K800
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    1 Gb/s Download and 35 Mb/s Upload
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    Logitech BRIO 4K Pro webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB8200 cable modem,
    APC SMART-UPS RT 1000 XL - SURT1000XLI,
    Lumia 1520 phone
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