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Options and Settings icons

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How to obtain some of the needed icons:
 
  1. Go to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 8\Common7\VS2005ImageLibrary and unzip VS2005ImageLibrary.zip
     
  2. Icons are unzipped to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 8\Common7\VS2005ImageLibrary\VS2005ImageLibrary\VS2005ImageLibrary\icons
     
    Current inventory of icons for Options (icons in ..\icons\WinXP unless otherwise noted):
     
  3. Restore at Start -
  4. Performance -
  5. Full-Screen Mode -
  6. Sound - sound.ico
  7. Messages - warning.ico
  8. Keyboard -
  9. Mouse -
  10. Security - keys.ico
  11. Language - globe.ico
     
    We still need a source of other icons. Possibly http://www.maxpower.ca/free-icons/2006/03/05/
     
    Here are possible substitutions for Options icons:
     
  12. Restore at Start -
  13. Performance - performance (in ..\icons\misc)
  14. Full-Screen Mode - ICS client.ico
  15. Keyboard -
  16. Mouse -
     
    Current inventory of icons for Settings(icons in ..\icons\WinXP unless otherwise noted):
     
    1. File Name -
    2. Memory -
    3. Hard Disk 1 -
    4. Hard Disk 2 -
    5. Hard Disk 3 -
    6. Undo Disks -
    7. CD/DVD Drive - blankcd.ico
    8. Floppy Disk -
    9. COM1 -
  17. COM2 -
  18. LPT1 -
  19. Networking - vpnnetres.ico
  20. Sound - sound.ico
  21. Mouse -
  22. Shared Folders - folderopen.ico
  23. Display - ICS client.ico
  24. Close - http://mouserunner.com/files/RedCons_by_KenSaunders.zip "Shotdown"
     
    Royalty free icons can be downloaded from http://www.glyfx.com/products/free.html
     
    C:\Program Files\glyFX Image Library\Common\ICO\16x16
     
    1. Floppy Disk - save_16.ico

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MatthewRoche wrote Sep 28, 2006 at 1:52 PM

The "Silk" icon set (http://www.famfamfam.com/lab/icons/silk/preview.php) looks like the best of the lot from the maxpower site. It's more complete and less unattractive than all of the others that I browsed. Does this look and feel fit with your vision for the UI?