Folder Colorizer

Folder Colorizer

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    Feb. 16, 2014
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Whether you're just sick of always seeing the same yellow color on your Windows folders or you want to organize your folders to make things easier to find, this free application from Softorino makes it easy to customize your folders with just about any color.

Folder Colorizer, once installed, will add a Colorize option to your Windows Explorer context menu. The application is simple and easy to use. Just right click on the folder you want to colorize, and either choose from the default color options or access the Color circle and pick a custom color using your mouse. You follow the same easy steps to recolor a folder.

Folder Colorizer is a small, free program that makes it easy to jazz up your folders in just a few clicks. The application installs and uninstalls cleanly.

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1 stars

"Crapware installer"

February 04, 2015

 |  Version: Folder Colorizer 1.3.1


Absolutely none


Adds crapware, including a browser hijacker, regardless of whether you check or uncheck the options.
Total junkware that should be avoided.


Avoid this crap at all costs.

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2 stars

"Works, but ..."

February 21, 2014  |  By Tryumph

 |  Version: Folder Colorizer 1.3.1


Installed on Windows 7, 64-bit:

--great idea and it did colorize all folders that I tried, but very slowly, and color didn't always show up until the window was redrawn.


--likeliest cause of frequent Windows Explorer crashes.

--definite cause of frequent Word 2007 crashes when trying to save Word files. (When troubleshooting Word crashes, MS suggests that add-ons are the frequent cause. While this is NOT a Word add-on, World evidently uses the Explorer process to navigate while saving, and since the colorized folders show up with their colors, I think Colorizer is the problem.) After removing Colorizer (which for some reason didn't show up in Revo Un-Install, although the Glary Utilities installer found it), Word IMMEDIATELY stopped crashing.


great idea but flawed execution. Might work better on older system software (e.g. Windows XP)?

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Full Specifications

Publisher Softorino
Publisher web site
Release Date January 22, 2013
Date Added February 16, 2014
Version 1.3.1
Category Desktop Enhancements
Subcategory Desktop Customization
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.39MB
File Name FolderColorizerSetup.exe
Total Downloads 47,676
Downloads Last Week 240
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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