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How to make icon in Win 8 from app.

  1. #1


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    Windows 8

    How to make icon in Win 8 from app.


    I have a specific app on my Win 8 laptop which I want to make an icon on my desktop.

    When I click on the app it opens up the games program so I can play solitaire but I can't find the actual program
    file on my computer that will allow me to right click the exe. file and make a shortcut on my desktop.

    Can anyone help me?

    Thanks
    Tom

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Tom, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    If you like, you could use the "Games" app shortcut in the tutorial below on your desktop.

    "Games" Store App Shortcut - Create in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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    Windows 8.1 Pro
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