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How do I change the Applications folder icon

After opening your homefolder (to see Applications), right click and select "get info". Drag a new image on top of the existing one and close the "Application Info" window. Restart ...
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How can I replace an application icon programmatically?

I found a tool that makes this scriptable: fileicon. In short, if you have a .icns file you can do something like: bash$ fileicon set /Applications/Microsoft\ Word.app icon_i_prefer.icns ...and it ...
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How do you change the icon on a folder when it will not update - it keeps showing the old custom icon?

Answer 1: restart the computer This fixed it, but then if you want to change it again, the problem resumes. Answer 2: use Disk Utility Video showing problem and answer. Dragging any .png image in to ...
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