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Add an app to metro screen from Exe-File

  1. #1

    Posts : 5
    Windows 8

    Add an app to metro screen from Exe-File


    i have 2 programms which needs no install, just starting the exe-File, but i want them to be listed on the metro-screen between all other apps.

    The problem is, that these programms are not listed,i guess because they are not installed.....

    Is there a way to add exe-files manually to the metro-screen, so that they are shown like apps?

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  2. #2

    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Samy, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    You should be able to use OPTION THREE in the tutorial below to pin the exe file to the Start screen.

    Start Screen - Pin or Unpin App, Folder, or Drive in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
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Add an app to metro screen from Exe-File
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