Ben Elliott · Mar 24, 2010 at 01:48 pm

‘Change Start Menu Icons’ Available

Tired of your regular, bland and sometimes excruciatingly low-res application icons? Eraser85‘s ‘Change Start Menu Icons’ (CSMI) does exactly what it says on the tin. This neat .cab allows you to replace any icon – be it for a folder or for an application – in the Windows Mobile start menu and HTC Sense’s quick links with any .png of your choice.  CSMI supports .pngs with transparency and will even allow you to revert back to the original icon if you change your mind, by creating an XML  file of all the changes you’ve made.

To try it out for yourself, continue to the application thread.


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Emil Kako · Jan 31, 2015 at 02:59 pm · 1 comment

Do You Prefer Physical or on Screen Buttons?

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Pulser_G2 · Jan 31, 2015 at 02:08 pm · no comments

New AOSP Branch Details Potential Build System Upgrades?

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GermainZ · Jan 30, 2015 at 09:29 pm · 1 comment

Send Links to Any Nearby Device with CaastMe

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