Page 39 of 204 FirstFirst ... 2937383940414989139 ... LastLast

  1. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #381

    Edwin said: View Post
    @ Cliff S

    Are you able to pin that to the taskbar and have it look proper?
    If I use the desktop toolbar and move the icon to the top of the list first, then unlock the toolbar and slide it until the icon shows, then relock the toolbar, it sticks, and you only have to click once to open the shortcut. This is my trick to pin unpinnable things. Create a shortcut to desktop, then use toolbar. I call it Redneck Pinning(you just don't use duct tape). I just have to work on the sizing of the ico.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 001.png 
Views:	9 
Size:	68.7 KB 
ID:	37062
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #382

    It's too small, next to recycle.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 7,235
    W10
       12 Sep 2015 #383

    Cliff S said: View Post
    It's too small, next to recycle.
    Try this:

    when creating the shortcut, add explorer then a space before the URL then you should be able to pin it to the task bar.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	000099.png 
Views:	130 
Size:	6.6 KB 
ID:	37070 Click image for larger version. 

Name:	000100.png 
Views:	130 
Size:	26.9 KB 
ID:	37071

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	000101.png 
Views:	130 
Size:	3.1 KB 
ID:	37072

    Only thing is, it may not retain the 'path' after a reboot. Give it shot to see if it does or not.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  4. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #384

    Nope it just changes the address to the link, so when I click it I now get:
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 002.png 
Views:	3 
Size:	79.0 KB 
ID:	37075
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  5. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #385

    Ten Forums.zip

    Here is a copy of the shortcut I'm using. Maybe you can find a way.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  6. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #386

    Here's a better screen shot using large icons and a darker background. Notice I made the transparent parts light blue.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Screenshot (17).jpg 
Views:	11 
Size:	475.3 KB 
ID:	37079
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  7. Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 7,235
    W10
       12 Sep 2015 #387

    Cliff S said: View Post
    Ten Forums.zip

    Here is a copy of the shortcut I'm using. Maybe you can find a way.
    Opens the home page in IE and FF for me!?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  8. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #388

    Edwin said: View Post
    Opens the home page in IE and FF for me!?
    Only IE for me. Maybe because it was created for IE it opens that, but knowing you, you have FF as default, so it opens that too.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  9. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #389

    I did get it in the start menu though

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 001.png 
Views:	3 
Size:	86.6 KB 
ID:	37093

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 002.png 
Views:	3 
Size:	420.1 KB 
ID:	37094
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  10. Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 13,361
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       12 Sep 2015 #390

    Pin IE sites to taskbar


    Edit: @Brink and @Kari does this look like a possible tutorial/video from you or other members? Actually Edwin and I wanted to use a custom icon but that's not goin to work, and it was hard to find out how to do this on Win10. Or am I on the late show and there is already one?

    Haaaa! I found out how to pin a site to the taskbar using IE(but can't use the custom icon, it has to be the favicon).
    When you are on the site home page, press Alt+T then down to Add site to apps and click. then go to start menu right click and pin to start!
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 002.png 
Views:	9 
Size:	214.8 KB 
ID:	37117

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 003.png 
Views:	140 
Size:	6.0 KB 
ID:	37118

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Image 001.png 
Views:	6 
Size:	352.4 KB 
ID:	37119
    Last edited by Cliff S; 12 Sep 2015 at 11:16. Reason: added message for Shawn and Kari
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved Windows 10 instructional videos by Ten Forums members
Hi geeks and geekettes! This thread is to show your Windows 10 related tutorial and instructional videos. If you have made a video about a Windows 10 task, procedure, feature or neat trick, post it here. Please no videos about your stunning...
General Support
User Created Windows Ten Wallpapers
My first Windows 10 Wall :) 5345
Customization
10 Forums Members count snip
7730 Not bad numbers 10 10 for the first month of the leak. I am sure it will continue to grow!:party: Charlie
Chillout Room
User Created Windows Nine Wallpapers
This thread is for all user-created Windows 9 wallpapers. The rules are very simple: You may only upload your own creation. Branding allowed Happy posting :)
Customization
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:27.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 10 Forums