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Free gift: Toad for Oracle Winter Toad icon and wallpaper

Nov 30, 2021 12:50:35 PM by Quest Software

Get ready to break out the eggnog and mistletoe, the Quest® Toad® is in the holiday spirit this year. The Toad developer team has prepared a free gift for you this holiday season: a Winter Toad icon and wallpaper. Keep reading to follow the directions to get your very own Winter Toad. 

Free gift: Toad for Oracle Winter Toad icon and wallpaper

How to set up a Toad seasonal icon as your application shortcut image

Windows

1. Download the icon file, right-click on the link below, choose Save link as, choose your destination folder.

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2. On the Windows Start menu, find the application shortcut. Right-mouse click on the shortcut and choose More, then Open File Location.  In your Windows Explorer, right-mouse click on the shortcut and choose Properties from the drop-down menu


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3. Under the Shortcut Tab, click Change Icon…


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4. Click Browse and navigate to the Toad icon file—extension ends in ICO—you want to use as the application icon and click once to select it, then click Open
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5. Click OK to dismiss the Change Icon dialog

6. Click on OK to dismiss the Properties dialog

NOTE: You may be prompted to Continue to make the change using the administrator permission—Click Continue

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7. The shortcut icon should now change.
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To switch the icon back, just follow the same directions and select the traditional Toad icon.

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To use a Toad seasonal wallpaper image as your desktop background

Windows 10 instructions

1. Download the size of the wallpaper image you would like: right-click on the link below, choose Save link as, choose your destination folder.:

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2. Open the Toad background image by double-clicking (using the left mouse button) on the image file using Windows Explorer with the PNG extension--this will open the file in the Photos app by default

 

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NOTE: If the Photos app is not the default image viewer, right-click on the image file using Windows Explorer and select the Photos app from the drop-down menu under Open with.

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3. In the Photos app set the background image by:
 a. Clicking (using the left mouse button) on the ellipses ‘…’ button on the applications toolbar and selecting Set as background from the Set as menu

 

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Or

b. Right-click on the image and select Set as background drop-down menu from the Set as menu

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Windows 11

You can use the same steps from Windows 10 to set the background using the Photos app or you can simply right-click on the image using Windows Explorer and select Set as desktop background from the drop-down menu.

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