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If you're ever tempted to download Hotbar to add colors or images to
IE toolbar, don't. It's notorious spyware. Instead, use the Group
Editor if you have Windows XP Pro.
You can also modify the Registry if you're comfortable with that.
1. Backup your Registry
2. Start by creating a bitmap of about 80x80 pixels.
3. Run RegEdit and navigate to
4. Select the BackBitmap entry and pull down Edit|Modify.
5. Type in the path to your bitmap and close RegEdit.
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