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Windows 7: Shortcut from Start menu to Fonts folder - how?

19 Jan 2015   #1

XP Pro (x86) | 7 HP (x86) & (x64) | 7 Pro (x64)
Shortcut from Start menu to Fonts folder - how?

I want to create a shortcut on the Start menu, to "Fonts" folder

The path in Control Panel to Fonts folder failed as a shortcut ...
ie, Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Fonts

Would appreciate any help -- thank you :)

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19 Jan 2015   #2

Windows 10, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 7 Professional, OS X El Capitan

Hi Russel,

A shortcut with a Control Panel path as the target will never work. Use "C:\Windows\Fonts" as the target instead.
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19 Jan 2015   #3

Windows 7 Pro 32bit

Start Menu All Programs - Add or Delete Shortcuts you can use this tutorial published by Brink.

i just did it, but you need to right click>open the font shortcut.

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