Problem with changing the icon

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Problem with changing the icon

#1 Post by lykoia » Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:46 am

Hey all, newbie here.
Every time I try to change the icon nothing happens. Only the window icon changes, the one you see in the file explorer doesn't. I use a PC.

I changed the icon in options.rpy but that did nothing to the file explorer icon.

I've seen other Ren'Py games that have different icons on shortcuts etc than the standard one, the Ren'Py logo.

Thank you in advance.

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Re: Problem with changing the icon

#2 Post by namastaii » Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:38 am

Make sure the icon is a .ico extension and your icon is in the main directory, not the game folder.
Also, the .exe one I believe doesn't show up until after distribution

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Re: Problem with changing the icon

#3 Post by IrinaLazareva » Fri Jul 10, 2020 6:45 am

look this viewtopic.php?f=8&t=59067
PyTom wrote: The window icon and the icon.ico file are two different things - one controls in-game, and one controls before the game is launched.
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