In Windows 7, you can change the folder picture and folder icon for a particular folder. You can choose a particular file from the list of your files on your folder, or any other file to be displayed as a folder picture. Also, you have the option to change the default icon for a folder. This feature is helpful if you have many folders in a particular location and if you want to flag a particular folder which you use often.
To change folder picture, and folder icon for a folder in Windows 7, follow the below given steps:
1) Go to Windows Explorer.
2) Right click on any folder for which you want to change folder picture and icon.
3) Click on “Properties”.
4) Go to Customize tab.
5) Under “Folder Pictures”, click on “Choose File” and select any picture as per your choice to be displayed as a folder picture.
6) Under “Folder icons”, click on “Change icon” and select a particular icon for your folder.
7) Click on “Apply” and then, “OK”.