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How do I set an icon for a directory via the CLI? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Changing a file or folder icon using the Terminal This is a continuation of this thread from Super User. The question is how to set an icon on a directory. At first I was ...
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how to make a png graphic for an icon into a rsrc file [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Changing a file or folder icon using the Terminal ok, my original question was pretty much the same as this one: Changing a file or folder icon using the Terminal, but now ...
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What are Icon\r files and how do I delete them?

I notice that within my xcode project I see an Icon\r file. When I go to the folder where the project is from finder, I don't see this file. I believe this is some sort of hidden file that I should ...
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Badge count for number of items in a folder on the Dock?

After clearing hundreds of items out of my Downloads folder, I'm eager not to repeat the process. Anyone know of a plugin/app/hack that will let me badge a folder in the Dock with the current number ...
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Is it possible for an AppleScript .scpt file to retain a custom icon, even after edits have been made to the code?

The file: I created an AppleScript .scpt file in Script Debugger.app. Here is how I assigned a custom icon to this .scpt file: I downloaded a unique icon (in the "512px PNG" format) from ...
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Why setting image as its own icon with sips result a blurred icon? Are there any alternatives?

I've successfully changed icons using the procedure described in an another question: Changing or setting a file or folder icon programmatically. Either my sips (or Finder) got broken afterwards or I ...
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Create .icns ad hoc

I want to create .icns for an app i made, i know how to make icons in png and .ico but i don't know much about it. Which size should i create my icons before to convert them? I don't want my icons ...
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How do i add icon on .sh file using terminal

I need to change .sh file icon only for the single file how can i do it with terminal
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How could I set apple icon image (xxx.icns) to file or folder?

There is already a related question talking about setting a png image to file or foler as icon ( How can I change a file or folder icon using the Terminal), but what if my image is an icns? I know ...
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Is it possible to change Dock icons on a per-user basis?

Can you make the Dock icon for an app appear different? Obviously you could copy the whole app or symlink parts of it, but I don't want to have to create a symlink for every single file in the ...
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AppleScript works in Script Editor, but not in Terminal

My objective is to create a script that sets my company logo as the icon of a webpage-shortcut-file on user Desktop. The background is IT-management. I want to run a remote script on 100+ Macs to ...