Windows 10: Apps Shortcut Solved


  1. Posts : 427
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       19 Sep 2017 #1

    Apps Shortcut


    Is there a way to put a Windows app shortcut on the desktop? (Such as Microsoft Solitaire Collection)
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  2. Posts : 31,299
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18219
       19 Sep 2017 #2

    Hello Clint, :)

    Sure, you could use Option 2 in the tutorial below to drag and drop the app from the Start menu to your desktop to create a shortcut of it.

    Create Shortcut to App, File, Folder, Drive, or Website in Windows 10 Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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  3. Posts : 427
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
    Thread Starter
       19 Sep 2017 #3

    I can't get Start to minimize to drag it.
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  4. Posts : 31,299
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18219
       19 Sep 2017 #4

    You may have Start set to be full screen, or have tablet mode turned on. Turning off the culprit should allow you to.

    Turn On or Off Full Screen Start Menu in Windows 10 Windows 10 Customization Tutorials

    Turn On or Off Tablet Mode in Windows 10 Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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  5. Posts : 427
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
    Thread Starter
       19 Sep 2017 #5

    Brink, you're the greatest.

    Thanks
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  6. Posts : 31,299
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18219
       19 Sep 2017 #6

    You're most welcome Clint.
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