1.    12 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Posts : 563
    Win 7/10

    Tutorial to add I.E. icon to desktop did not work

    I ran the utility, in the Tutorials, to add I.E. 11 to desktop and it did not work. I ran the utility and per instructions refreshed the desktop but no Icon. I then rebooted and still no icon. I ran the utility again and still did not add icon.

    I.E. 11 is activated and I can access it via Edge.

    Win 10 Pro, 1511, 10586.11
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  2.    12 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 15,585
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14951

    Hello fireberd,

    If you mean the tutorial below, did you do both step 2 and step 3?

    Internet Explorer Desktop Icon - Add in Windows 10
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  3.    12 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish ex-pat in Germany
    Posts : 8,696
    Windows 10 Pro

    Type or copy paste this to File Explorer addressbar:
    %appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Accessories
    Copy the Internet Explorer shortcut icon and simply paste it to desktop, alternatively you can send the shortcut to desktop by right clicking the shortcut, selecting Send to, and finally selecting Desktop:

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  4.    13 Jan 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Posts : 563
    Win 7/10

    Brink, yes. Did what the tutorial listed.

    Kari, that worked. Thanks!

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