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[Oblytile/Modern tile maker] tiles being display as "Run"

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    [Oblytile/Modern tile maker] tiles being display as "Run"


    tiles being deisplay as "Run" icons and not creating the Shortcut .LNK file inside the StartMenu folder but in USER/Appdata/local/microsoft/windows/Aplication shortcuts


    EDIT: it SOLVED by itself...so randomly
    Last edited by Orphydian; 05 Mar 2013 at 15:53.

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    Use the exe files not the shortcuts.
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    where/how to do that?
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    Quote Originally Posted by StefaNafetS View Post
    where/how to do that?
    I'm a bit sleepy so bear with me.
    Look at the screen shot below & if you need more advice ask more questions.
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    See this picture--


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    See this picture---


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    it doesnt work and I did that from begining. I dont know where is the problem. Ive being using Oblytile before ( 2 months ago) and Ive managed to do it properly. Now they appear like "Run" icons and when I check the location by right clicking the tile and "Opent the file location it brings me to that place Ive mentioned in the original post
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    Quote Originally Posted by StefaNafetS View Post
    it doesnt work and I did that from begining. I dont know where is the problem. Ive being using Oblytile before ( 2 months ago) and Ive managed to do it properly. Now they appear like "Run" icons and when I check the location by right clicking the tile and "Opent the file location it brings me to that place Ive mentioned in the original post
    You have a screen shot of the problem ?
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    Man Im so doumbfounded I was just creating some random tiles to have some capture with them and suddenly guess what! the big fk square and coloured tiles were succesfully created.
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    ​Do they work now ?
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