Brainy Icons
Are you tired of the old desktop icons on your computer? Do you want something else to look at? Don't worry, you can change your icons. It's easy to do and we have eight "BRAINY" icons (see the pictures on the right and left) for you to use.

Follow these steps to change your desktop "shortcut" icons (for Windows only):

  1. Download these brainy icons. This is a zip file called

  2. After you download the file, you must "unzip" the file using a program such as Winzip. Make sure you note where the files are on your hard drive.

  3. To change an icon:

    1. On your desktop, "right" click on the icon of a shortcut you want to replace.
    2. Select "Properties"
    3. Select "Shortcut"
    4. Select "Change Icon"
    5. Select "Browse" to find your new icon.
    6. Double click on the new icon.
    7. Click "Ok"
    8. Click "Ok" again.

These icons should be free of computer viruses. However, it is always a good practice to check for computer viruses in all files you download from the Internet.


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