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Windows 7: Set Shortcut Icons Only on Desktop to be One Click Open

06 Aug 2018   #1
abacus7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 
Set Shortcut Icons Only on Desktop to be One Click Open

Is there some way to set shortcut icons on the desktop (and not files located elsewhere) to open with one click?


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06 Aug 2018   #2
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

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It's one click every where or double click every where.
But you could use Quick Launch - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums on the taskbar or Winstep Nexus Dock and Nexus Ultimate - The Advanced Docking System for Windows dock(there is a free one) on the desktop both are one click.


Jerry
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06 Aug 2018   #3
abacus7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Thanks for answering my question and for the leads to the work arounds. I appreciate it.
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06 Aug 2018   #4
Bongo

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You're Welcome
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