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Videos Library - Create Shortcut in Windows

How to Create a "Videos Library" Shortcut in Windows 7 and Windows 8
Published by Brink
16 Dec 2011
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How to Create a "Videos Library" Shortcut in Windows 7 and Windows 8


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This will show you how to download or create a shortcut that opens directly to the Videos Library for any user in Windows 7 and Windows 8.


EXAMPLE: Videos Library
Videos Library - Create Shortcut in Windows-videos.jpg



OPTION ONE
To Download a "Videos Library" Shortcut
1. Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below.
Videos.zip
download
2. Save the .zip file to your desktop.

3. Open the .zip file and extract (drag and drop) the Videos shortcut to your desktop.

4. Unblock the Videos shortcut.

5. In Windows 7, you can now Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu, add to Quick Launch, assign a keyboard shortcut to it, or move this shortcut to where you like for easy use.

6. In Windows 8 and 8.1, you can Pin to Taskbar on desktop, Pin to Start screen, add to Quick Launch, assign a keyboard shortcut to it, or move this shortcut to where you like for easy use.

7. When done, you can delete the downloaded .zip file if you like, or save it to use again.







OPTION TWO
To Manually Create a "Videos Library" Shortcut
1. Right click or press and hold on an empty area on your desktop, and click/tap on New and Shortcut.

2. Copy and paste the location below into the location area, and click/tap on the Next button. (see screenshot below)
%AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Libraries\Videos.library-ms
Name:  Step1.jpg
Views: 347
Size:  93.6 KB
3. Type Videos for the name, and click/tap on the Finish button. (see screenshot below)
NOTE: You can name this anything you would like though.
Name:  Step2.jpg
Views: 342
Size:  71.5 KB
4. Right click or press and hold on the new shortcut, click/tap on Properties, click/tap on the Shortcut tab, clear the Start in field, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)
Name:  Properties.jpg
Views: 343
Size:  54.2 KB
5. In Windows 7, you can now Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu, add to Quick Launch, assign a keyboard shortcut to it, or move this shortcut to where you like for easy use.

6. In Windows 8 and 8.1, you can Pin to Taskbar on desktop, Pin to Start screen, add to Quick Launch, assign a keyboard shortcut to it, or move this shortcut to where you like for easy use.
That's it,
Shawn





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