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Windows 7: [TUT] Make A Secret Shortcut on Desktop.

02 Sep 2012   #1
yanniclord

Windows 8.1 x64, Windows 10 Dev. Preview x64
 
 
[TUT] Make A Secret Shortcut on Desktop.

Ok im going to Show you How to make a Secret Shortcut on Your Dektop.

1: Create Folder Shortcut to your location.

[img]http://s8.**************/6xao2nk9t/Create_Shortcut.jpg[/img]
Neu means New and Verknüpfung means Shortcut!

2: Pick the Location of your folder. If i where you, put the secret folder deep in your system!

[img]http://s9.**************/dpegkpnjv/Location.jpg[/img]
3: Rename the folder.

[img]http://s8.**************/939kawd41/Rename.jpg[/img]
Umbenennen means Rename!

4: Press and keep pressing the Alt button. Type from your number pad on your right side of the computer (not the normal numbers) Type in while pressing Alt : 255.

5: Press Enter. Now you shouldt see any Letter or Number as the Name.

6: Change the Icon of the Folder.

[img]http://s11.**************/5trdi6t27/Icon.jpg[/img]Anderes Symbol means Another Icon or Change Icon!

7: Download the Icon.rar from my Attachments.

8: Then change the Icon to the Downloaded one.

9: Done! It Should look like this:

[img]http://s8.**************/qnbby2lpd/Empty.jpg[/img]

Youre Welcome. Any questions ask me!

Oh and By The Way My Computer is on German so dont worry read under the Pics to Understand!




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02 Sep 2012   #2
yanniclord

Windows 8.1 x64, Windows 10 Dev. Preview x64
 
 

If someone have read that post please reply: Good or Not. Helpful or Not. And a simple thank would be appretiated!
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02 Sep 2012   #3
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

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02 Sep 2012   #4
yanniclord

Windows 8.1 x64, Windows 10 Dev. Preview x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Golden View Post
What purpose does this serve?
Secret SHORTCUT! DAH! No other users will find it!
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02 Sep 2012   #5
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yanniclord View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Golden View Post
What purpose does this serve?
Secret SHORTCUT! DAH! No other users will find it!
What about if they simply browse to C:\Users\{Username}\Desktop?
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02 Sep 2012   #6
Trevers1987

Win7 64bit Ult
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yanniclord View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Golden View Post
What purpose does this serve?
Secret SHORTCUT! DAH! No other users will find it!

See this earlier today and I can honestly say this is the most pointless tutorial? that I have ever seen just by panning over the desk top or as said below browsing the C/ desktop you are easily found out.
Yes I can see the point of it if the short cut was for file's/ folder that where kept on and encrypted drive/ external drive that you wish access easy from the desktop once attached but this would still be an encrypted file so why hide it, really thinking of it there is no point all round for this.
Also the Duh you put forward toward Golden Earlier extremely rude why be sarcastic when you can explain your view /point on this pointless idea.

Attched the icon you should use instead of the transparent one


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