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This is a discussion on Icons within the Windows Programming forums, part of the Platform Specific Boards category; I have nearly finished my C++ program but it looks 'tacky' because there is no icons for the desktop and ...

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    Question Icons

    I have nearly finished my C++ program but it looks 'tacky' because there is no icons for the desktop and file names. Any one know of a good site to learn this?
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    What compiler?

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    What compiler?
    Microsoft VC++
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    I think u mean resource editing.

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    I think u mean resource editing.
    I jsut want to know how to make desktop icons for a game.
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    Oh so u mean 'drawing' icons?

    try IconForge if this is what u want

    http://www.webbuilder101.com/Tools/iconforge.asp

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    No...I think he means creating shortcut links and putting them on the desktop..............


    There is a way, but it involves the evils of COM

    Try here

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    thanks for the info, I'll sort through both sites
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    Not COM!

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