I’ve read other threads regarding this problem, but I’m still unclear as to how you remove the small green folder icon from gallery thumbnails.
People have referred to a “root” folder .wd_tv , but where do I find this folder??? I use my network to move files around via ethernet to my home router, and I don’t see this .wd_tv folder anywhere??!
If someone can do a VERY n00b step by step for a begginner, how to remove these green icons, I’d be very grateful!!
I’ve borrowed this image from someone elses post to show the icon I mean -
l should add that I am using the default Mochi template that comes built-in with the hub.
I have now just downloaded and applied the Legacy theme, if that helps…
The Legacy Theme has a Blue Folder Icon
Step 1: Map your WDTV Live Hub to your PC (Use WD Link Software)
Step 2: On your PC you must enable “Show hidden files and folders” to view the .wd_tv folder.
eg. Google it for your OS. Example on Winxp … Tools > Folder Options > View
Step 3: To remove the Green folder overlay icon … you will need to edit the theme xmls (this is not for beginners)
I have already done this for another forum user.
Step 4: Download this extract / unzip it on your PC and copy the folder NoGreenFolderIcon to the WDTV Live Hub
eg. this is the path (ignore the drive letter) N:.wd_tv\theme\NoGreenFolderIcon
Step 5: On the WDTV Live Hub … Setup > Appearance > User Interface Themes > NoGreenFolderIcon… press “OK” on the remote to apply it.
Thanks a bunch! It looks so much better without the folder icon!!!
I managed to find the PNG file and just erase the folder imaged whilst maintaining the transparency.
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