How to manually change .icns icons of Apple apps in macOS Sierra

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Carlos Argüello

04 May, 2017 04:22 AM

Hello, Shiny Frog team!

I'm Carlos, the Product Manager at Simbi and one of Shiny Frog's biggest fans! I just discovered you guys, and LOVE your Bear app.

Today, I bought the "Full Version" of Image2Icon, because I wanted to replace my (quite ugly) standard Apple app icons, but it turns out that no matter what I try, I can't bypass the restrictions placed on me as Administrator.

Do you have any ideas on how I can accomplish this? Otherwise, I'd rather downgrade back to the free version of Image2Icon, because it's not very useful to me.

Please let me know if you can help!

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 04 May, 2017 07:46 AM

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    Hi Carlos,

    if you are in posses of the Administrator credentials you can take a look at this quick guide:
    http://www.img2icnsapp.com/how-to-change-icons-on-mac/

    Thank you very much for your kind words.

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