1.    19 Sep 2017 #1
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    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    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.    19 Sep 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,254
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    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.    19 Sep 2017 #3
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    I can't get Start to minimize to drag it.
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  4.    19 Sep 2017 #4
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    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.    19 Sep 2017 #5
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    Brink, you're the greatest.

    Thanks
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  6.    19 Sep 2017 #6
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    You're most welcome Clint.
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