Change the 8GadgetPack's context menu icon to Windows 7's one
You may know what 8GadgetPack is (a tool that brings Windows 7 gadgets to Windows 8 and 10). Installation is quick and easy and having this program installed is very useful (and geeky).
If you were (or are) a fanatic Windows 7 user, you may notice that the icon that appears at the context menu I the gadgets section is different than Windows 7’s one.
If you like the new style, then you do not need to download this tool, but if you don’t like it, this tool may like you.
8GadgetPack Icon Changer is a tool that changes 8GadgetPack’s context menu icon to Windows 7 one.
Building 8GadgetPack is easy, you’ll only need to have Visual Studio 2019 installed with .NET support.
Just follow this easy and quick steps:
git clonethis repository.
cdto the directory with the extracted files.
msbuild /m /p:Configuration=Release /p:Platform=Win32and wait a few seconds.
You can download 8GadgetPack Icon Changer through this link.
Is 8GadgetPack Icon Changer safe?
► Sure. It has been scanned with various anti-malware software and the application is 100% safe.
How can I change the default 8GadgetPack’s icon with Windows 7’s one?
► You just need to download 8GadgetPack Icon Changer and click on the ‘install’ button.
How can I revert the Windows 7’s gadget icon to 8GadgetPack’s default one?
► Just open 8GadgetPack Icon Changer again and mark the uninstallation option and finally, click on the ‘uninstall’ button.
If you want to contribute to the project, please contact me through lumito.net/contact or open a Pull Request.
You can contribute with the following things:
Reporting bugs there is not allowed, unless you have reported them through Issues tab and you have not received any comments for a while (minimum a week).
Thanks a lot to Helmut Buhler for offering 8GadgetPack and maintaining it’s website (www.8gadgetpack.net)
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