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iTunes update trashes custom icon?


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the new iTunes update 9.3 or whatever it is, the latest one, erased my custom icon, wrote over it with a new stupid looking CD with a hole in the middle (old default itunes logo, yeehaw), and now won't let me change the icon back to my delightfully simple one I had in its place. Can't do with Micon or anything else.

Anyone have this problem? Better yet, anyone else figure out how to solve the issue?
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You should be able to replace the iTunes.icns file yourself inside the iTunes package, found in Contents/Resources. Just be sure to replace it with a proper .icns file. These usually have the icon art in multiple resolutions.


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If you need to make an icns file, you can use img2icns. I use it and it works like a charm.

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