How to Change Folder Colour in Windows ?

Would you like to mark your favorite folders with green color, your work or school folders with blue, and your personal documents and photos folders with red ? No problem. Here are 2 tools you can use to change folder color in windows.

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Softwares to Change Folder Colour in Windows

#1 – Rainbow Folders – Change Folder Color

Rainbow Folders is a unique application that allows you to change color of any icon representing any folder. To make it short: with this program you can change folder color ! Such operation will speed up your navigation among thousands of folders located on your hard drive.

With Rainbow Folders you can colorize as many folders as you want using any color of your choice. Such colorized folders are visible in every Explorer window, every open/save dialog and in every folder selection tree as seen in many programs.

Rainbow Folders - Change Folder Color

In addition you can manage your favorite colors and change folder color using Explorer context menu item.

> Download Rainbow Folders : Link (783 kB)

You can also add a custom hint or secure a folder from deleting it by mistake. This and much more can be done with the help of Rainbow Folders.

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#2 – Folder Marker : Change Folder Color or Icon by One Mouse Click

Folder Marker is your small assistant, an ardent fighter for your convenience and comfort in any kind of computer work. Use Folder Marker to mark your folders, change folder color.

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One mouse-click and it becomes clear at once which documents have a high priority, and which of them have a normal or low priority.

> Download Folder Marker : Link

It is easy to see which operations have been finished completely, which are partly done and which haven’t been started yet.

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#3- iColorFolder : Customize Colour of Any Windows XP Folder

> Download iColorFolder : Link

With iColorFolder, give some color to Windows XP folders. With just a right-click, colorize your folders, and discover a new intuitive way to classify your files.

So now a quick look is now enough to identify the folder you are looking for !

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