I recently set about creating my own set of kindle icons for use when my kindle is plugged into the mac. As most of the time our Kindles aren’t going to be plugged in to anything this icon wont be enjoyed as much as say a custom iPhone or iPod icon might, but it will be there to surprise us during our next monthly charge.
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Included are icons for both mac and PC computers.
To install on a Mac
I use candybar by Panic to easily swap out my icons. It has a “Quick Drop” area that one can easily select an icon and then drag in any file or folder into it to to change out its previous icon.
There are other solutions and manual ways to change your icon, which you will have to google for.
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Please let me know if you encounter any issues with the files, or if you have any questions.
Kindle Icons by Patrick Forringer is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at patrick.forringer.com.
If you would like to use these icons commercially please let me know so we can work something out.
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