1.    25 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,441
    win 10 Insider

    Pin shortcuts to Start Menu


    What am I missing here? I can pin exe's with a right click but trying to do this with a desktop shortcut does nothing. If it is not allowed, why does the context menu have 'Pin to start' in it?

    Just wondering.
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  2.    25 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
    Posts : 1,335
    Windows 10 Pro,

    I can pin any desktop shortcut to my start menu. I have found no exceptions to this.
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  3.    25 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,441
    win 10 Insider
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for confirmation.

    I have four running the latest updates and all have this problem (although one of them did pin once then no more).

    Weird, especially being this close to the 29th.
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