This week's book giveaway is in the Design forum.
We're giving away four copies of Building Microservices and have Sam Newman on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Swing / AWT / SWT and the fly likes Jar file to Thumbnail Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of Building Microservices this week in the Design forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Swing / AWT / SWT
Bookmark "Jar file to Thumbnail " Watch "Jar file to Thumbnail " New topic

Jar file to Thumbnail

Sandeep Swaminathan
Ranch Hand

Joined: Apr 23, 2008
Posts: 52
Howdy ranchers,

Well I was missing for quite a few days! Resuming back!!
I have developed an application and have built it and now I can run the application with the Jar file. Is there a way to change the Jar file and add some thumbnail picture instead???

Music is all around us. All you have to do is just LISTEN to it,
Sandeep Swaminathan
Rob Spoor

Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Posts: 20083

You can change the icon for JAR files through the file type's icon, but that will reflect all icons. You can create a shortcut (.lnk file for Windows) and give it its own icon though.

How To Ask Questions How To Answer Questions
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Jar file to Thumbnail
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition