How to Modify The Icon Displayed on a Program Shortcut

Modify Icon Image displays

The following steps of procedure are provided to modify images for desktop icons.


1. Right click on the tax software shortcut and select Properties.

2. Click on Change Icon.

3. Choose from a pre-selected image in the "Change Icon" window.

4. If you desire another image, select Browse. By default the window will open to the year’s icons folder. If you want to use an image from a different year, browse to the appropriate folder. Scroll down until you see the image file (ex: “Link15.ico”). Select the image and click Open.​​

5. Click to highlight the image in the "Change Icon" window and click OK. Click OK to close the "Properties" window as well.