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Windows 7: Windows 7 use shortcut icon as taskbar icon

09 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 use shortcut icon as taskbar icon

At Windows 7, I created 3 program shortcuts which execute same executable. Then I changed icons for second shortcut and third shortcut. When I launched the executable from the second and third shortcut, the taskbar icon of the executable will be that of the shortcut icon instead of the executable MainForm icon. In XP and Vista, it will use MainForm icon in the taskbar. Is this the intended behaviour of Windows 7?

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