Change Pen Driver Icon | Add Your Own Photo in Pen Drive Icon

Today i am going to share laptop or computer tips and tricks which you don’t know. In this article i have shared tips and tricks to change pen drive icon and add your own photo instead of default icon.

Why So important to change the icon?

If you change pen drive icon and add your own photo, it will be very easy to remember the specific drive. It will not create you confusion while doing works. There are three simple steps to change pen drive icon and add your own photo.

Step No: 1

  • Choose photo you want to make an icon of pen drive.
  • Change photo format.(For this, open photo on Paint software.
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change pendrive icon and add you own Photo
  • Name photo as “PC” choose picture format .bmp or 24-bit bitmap (* bmp, * dib) and save it to the desktop.

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Keep in mind: The name of the photo you have to keep as small as possible and save in the .bmp format to change pen drive icon and your own photo.

 

Step No: 2

  • Open Notepad Type 2 line code. In the first line Type ” [autorun] “.
  • Second Line Type ” icon=PC.bmp “.

change pendrive icon and add you own Photo

  • Save File on desktop as ” autorun.inf ” (.inf is file format).


Step No: 3

  • Copy and Past Both file in your pen drive of which you want to change the icon.
  • Remove your pen drive and insert again.
change pen drive icon
change pen drive icon
  • Successfully Done. You will see photo appearing in pen drive icon.
  • Congratulation ! You have Successfully change pen drive icon and added you own photo.

Keep in Mind: Your Icon will be display until and unless you will delete that two file from your pen drive. If you delete it your previous icon will be soon and your pen drive icon will be changed.

Final Step

  • Select Both File, Right Click and select properties.

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  • Select “Hidden” and “Archive”.

Note: Now, you have to save your pen drive being accidentally format. Otherwise your default icon will be shown.

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