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Windows 7: Disinclude "- Shortcut" in Name of Newly-Created Shortcuts

28 Mar 2016   #1
beau

Windows 7 Home Premium Version 32 bit
 
 
Disinclude "- Shortcut" in Name of Newly-Created Shortcuts

Whenever a Shortcut is created, it is named "filename - Shortcut".
But the shorcut is a .lnk file, so there's in fact no confusion between the file and its shortcut if the shortcut has exactly the same name as the file.
QED the shortcut can have the same name as the file.
So, when I create shortcuts, how can I cause their names to be the same as the file, without the "- Shortcut"?


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28 Mar 2016   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hell beau,

You can use the tutorial below to remove the "- Shortcut" name extension for new shortcuts created afterwards.

Shortcut Extension - Remove or Restore
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