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Windows 7: Icon Arrows

01 Jun 2010   #1
toughbook

 
 
Icon Arrows

Isn't there a way to get rid of the arrows on the descktop icons? I thought I had seen a thread about, but can't seem to locate it.

Many thanks!


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01 Jun 2010   #2
Brink

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Hello Toughbook,

This can help show you how to remove the shortcut arrow overlay icons.

https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...e-restore.html

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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01 Jun 2010   #3
toughbook

 
 

Brink, You are the best!
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01 Jun 2010   #4
toughbook

 
 

That worked. Your stuff is so dummy proof........
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01 Jun 2010   #5
Brink

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LOL, you're welcome mate. I strive to make them as easy as possible to use.
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