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SysIcon is described as 'tool which allows you to change most of the Windows Shell Icons. It is not an image editor but applies settings e.g. to the registry. The changable icons include the folders icon, recycle bin icons, desktop icon, start menu icon, control panel icon, unknown files' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are five alternatives to SysIcon for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is CandyBar, which is free. Other great apps like SysIcon are LiteIcon, IconPackager, IconTweaker and WinIcon Customizer.

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  • Windows

SysIcon is a tool which allows you to change most of the Windows Shell Icons. It is not an image editor but applies...

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    CandyBar

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    14 alternatives to CandyBar 

    Brought to you by Panic and the Iconfactory, CandyBar 3 brings the best of CandyBar 2 and Pixadex 2 together into one powerful, new application. CandyBar, as always, lets you easily and safely customize your Leopard system icons like the trash can, volumes, and even the infamous...

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    See note on website: "Since we’re unsure about the long-term future of changing system icons, we’re not comfortable charging money for CandyBar, and we’re also not comfortable simply making it disappear, instead we’re going to make the current CandyBar free — but unsupported."https://panic.com/blog/candybar-mountain-lion-and-beyond/

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    LiteIcon

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    8 alternatives to LiteIcon 

    LiteIcon is a simple app which allows you to change your system icons quickly and easily.

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    Discontinued

    LiteIcon has been discontinued, as it is no longer possible to replace system icons on macOS Big Sur. You can still download it and use it on older macOS versions.

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    IconPackager

    • Windows
    5 alternatives to IconPackager 

    What makes IconPackager special is that unlike Microsoft's themes which only change a few icons, IconPackager changes hundreds of icons. A package of icons contains icons to replace most of the common icons on your Windows PC.

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    IconTweaker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    16 alternatives to IconTweaker 

    IconTweaker is a freeware application that allows you to customize all your Windows icons.

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    Discontinued

    Last version, 1.12, was released on April 2, 2007: it is still downloadable from CrystalXP.net.

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    WinIcon Customizer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    8 alternatives to WinIcon Customizer 

    WinIcon Customizer is the standard way to change all the icons on your Windows PC. WinIcon Customizer is an application that will allow users to change almost all of their Windows icons. A package of icons contains icons to replace most of the common icons on your Windows PC.

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    WinIcon Customizer is not available on the official website anymore, but the version 2.6 is still downloadable from uptodown.com

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