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Windows 7: pin shortcut from network drive

19 Nov 2010   #1
geeve420

Windows 8, Ubuntu 12.04 64bit, Pear Linux Triple Boot
 
 
pin shortcut from network drive

Is it possible to pin a program to the task bar from a network drive. I right click and the option is not there. didn't know if there was a way around it?!

Thanks

Geeve


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19 Nov 2010   #2
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

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19 Nov 2010   #3
geeve420

Windows 8, Ubuntu 12.04 64bit, Pear Linux Triple Boot
 
 

Thanks for the reply. Close but I have a program inside the network drive I would like to pin, not the drive itself. I have managed to do it by pinning a random program and changing the targets to point to the right program, but I cannot change the icon. Kinda weird LOL

Geeve

Edit: I got it, I made a shortcut to a random program, changed the icon, pinned it, then went through and assigned it to the right targets. Thanks!!
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19 Nov 2010   #4
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Glad you worked it out.
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