Rename shell32 dll on windows 7 Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Command Prompt DLL Last response: June 28, 2010 2:22 PM in Windows 7 Share Solcuz June 28, 2010 10:16:34 AM try to rename shell32.dll from safe mode with command prompt but i get the message access denied I used Windows 7 Ultimate Any ideas? Thanks in advance and sorry for my bad english More about : rename shell32 dll windows GhislainG a b $ Windows 7 June 28, 2010 11:58:49 AM Why would you rename it and that will obviously cause problems? If you really want to rename it, boot from a USB stick or a DVD and then rename the file. A BartPE or similar boot disk would be useful. Solcuz June 28, 2010 2:22:22 PM i make a copy of the dll file (obviously i change some icons) and try to replace the original dll file with the new one thanks for ur support i will try that and let you know Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumShell32 dll -what does it mean? ForumShell32. dll ForumAdd more Icon to shell32 Forumhow to replace shell32. dll ForumChanges to system files kernel32. dll , user32. dll , shell32 ... ForumDownload system32 shell32 dll ForumEdit Shell32. dll Forummoricons and new icons ForumHow do I change/modify options in the Status Bar informati.. ForumNon-Standard Folder & Shortcut Icons Forumrenamed csginal. dll and windows not booting up Forumrenamed csginal. dll and windows not booting up ForumStartuo Error:- SHELL32. dll,MSGINA.dll Forumshell32. dll ForumUtility to rename files with invalid characters in their n.. ForumHow to rename \'start\' text in windows 7 ForumWindows Shell Common DLL ForumCan't rename .htm files and explorer usage suspicious ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumAveratec 3250 and windows 7 compatability More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !