Drive Icon Changer 1.00

Lightweight application which enables you to change the icon of any partition from your hard drive, with just a click of the button
Drive Icon Changer is a tiny software program that provides users with a simple means of changing the icon of any selected local partition.

The conveniences of a portable app

You can easily skip the installation process, as this product is portable. This means that, unlike installers, the Windows registry and hard drive are not going to suffer any changes, and no leftovers will remain on the drive after its removal.

Another important aspect is that you can easily move the program files to an external storage device, and thus, run it from there on any computer you have been granted access to.

Simple-to-use GUI

The interface can only be described as plain and simple, as it only consist of a few buttons, a drop-down menu and box. Comprehensive Help contents are provided online thus making sure that all types of users, including those with little or no previous experience with the IT world, can learn how to handle it with ease.

Method of use

This utility supports ICO images, and they can only be uploaded with the help of a file browser as the “drag and drop” feature is not supported, which is a small setback. Nonetheless, all you have to do in order to change a partition’s icon is to select it with the built-in drop-down menu and the picture, and just click the “Save” button. Results can be seen in the Windows File Explorer almost instantly.


To sum up, Drive Icon Changer is a pretty efficient and reliable piece of software. Changes are going to take place almost immediately, the system’s performance is not going to be burdened and the interface is accessible to all.

Reviewed by , last updated on June 16th, 2014

file size:
204 KB
developed by:
Redmond Pie
license type:
operating system(s):
Windows XP / Vista
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Drive Icon Changer - With Drive Icon Changer you can easily choose a partition and then change its icon with the one you desire.

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Drive Icon Changer helps you customize your hard drive icon shown in My Computer and Windows Explorer to an icon of yo...

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