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Keith, was away for a couple of days - saw your post today- thanks.
Will apply your suggestion and see how it goes.
"Keith Miller" wrote:
> The folder needs to have it's read-only or system attribute set before Windows will look for the desktop.ini file.
> "Twanny" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:BEDAD021-F0A4-43EF-B88E-C36A74047710@microsoft.com...
> > When moving or copying data folders, the personalized icon is not
> > always visible, even after an F5 refresh. The Desktop.ini file are copied, but
> > the icons are still not visible.
> > This usually happens when copying files either from a CD/DVD or from a
> > Windows Briefcase, to another folder.
> > If the path to the icon is correct and the ini file is present, why does
> > this happen?
> > --
> > Twanny