1.    18 Mar 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 (x64) (build 10586)164

    New Desktop Shortcut does Not show up in my Start Menu


    New Desktop Shortcut does Not show up in my Start Menu

    I created 2 New shortcuts 1 for Shutdown Per Not A Real Problem, Just annoying One! - Windows 10 Forums
    %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /s /t 0

    and 1 for Restart per Solved How to create a reboot shortcut? - Windows 10 Forums
    %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /r /t 0

    I change the Icon on both of them with icons I downloaded.

    They were added to and work fine from my Taskbar { Deleted Desk Top Shortcuts } , but if I click on Pin to Start neither of them show up in my Start Menu nor under Apps .

    "alphanumeric I use a shortcut, pinned to my taskbar and start menu. "

    I did Reboot.

    Any Ideas or help ?

    Thank You Rick
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  2.    18 Mar 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
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    Quote Originally Posted by purplemtn View Post
    New Desktop Shortcut does Not show up in my Start Menu

    I created 2 New shortcuts 1 for Shutdown Per Not A Real Problem, Just annoying One! - Windows 10 Forums
    %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /s /t 0

    and 1 for Restart per Solved How to create a reboot shortcut? - Windows 10 Forums
    %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /r /t 0

    I change the Icon on both of them with icons I downloaded.

    They were added to and work fine from my Taskbar { Deleted Desk Top Shortcuts } , but if I click on Pin to Start neither of them show up in my Start Menu nor under Apps .

    "alphanumeric I use a shortcut, pinned to my taskbar and start menu. "

    I did Reboot.

    Any Ideas or help ?

    Thank You Rick
    Usually when I pin something to the Start menu it ends up at the bottom of the list of Tiles so I click it to drag back up to the top of that list.
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  3.    18 Mar 2016 #3
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    I do not customize the shortcut.
    I pinned it to Start and it shows up at Start..............................


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  4.    18 Mar 2016 #4
    Join Date : Feb 2015
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    Create another shortcut(just copy the one you have now) and paste in: C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs
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  5.    18 Mar 2016 #5
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    davidhk "I do not customize the shortcut."
    I created a New short %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /s /t 0 left it as is No Changes..

    It Still does Not Show Up

    Rick
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  6.    18 Mar 2016 #6
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    Cliff S
    "Create another shortcut(just copy the one you have now) and paste in: C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs"

    That worked . . . Thank You

    Rick
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  7.    18 Mar 2016 #7
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    You're welcome
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  8.    18 Mar 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Berton View Post
    Usually when I pin something to the Start menu it ends up at the bottom of the list of Tiles so I click it to drag back up to the top of that list.

    Somehow I missed you post , I did look at the whole Start Menu

    Thanks for your Inut.

    Rick
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