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Windows 7: Shortcut pathways to Windows Defender and Snippling tool?

04 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 HP 64-bit
Shortcut pathways to Windows Defender and Snippling tool?

FireFox 7, Windows 7.. I have made a toolbar button that allows me call up various programs directly from FF using these instructions: ... -a-retake/. Basically, the button contains the shortcut pathways to each program. The button recognizes a folder in Windows Explorer into which are placed the shortcuts to the desired programs. Everything works just fine except that apps from Windows don't (viz., Snipping Tool and Windows Defender.) When they are selected, get an error message that the file can't be found. I'm thinking that although I believe that I have the right pathway (clicking on these files within the button's folder does call them up), I probably don't. By the way, I'd also like to add Windows Explorer, but don't know its shortcut pathway.

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04 Nov 2011   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro

These are just guesses on my part.
Windows Defender
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe
Snipping Tool
Windows Explorer
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 Shortcut pathways to Windows Defender and Snippling tool?

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