Custom/changing app icons

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by qrtr, Nov 20, 2012.

  1. qrtr macrumors newbie

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    Trying to create custom icons for certain apps but having some issues.

    I make the image in PS, save it and then change the file to .icns. I replace the original icns file with mine, but the icon appears as the sheet with the letter "A" image.

    Any thoughts?
     
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  3. Benjamin, macrumors member

    Benjamin,

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    Option 1. CandyBar
    Option 2. Choose the application you want through the finder. Get info (CMD+I). Either open the image with preview or get info on the image as well. Copy the image (CMD+C). Click the little icon on the top left of the get info screen. The outer-edge should go blue. Paste. (CMD+P).

    When I last went into the apple store they looked strangely at me when they saw my icons, but w.e.
     

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