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Hot to Rename a Tile

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    Hot to Rename a Tile


    I've been putting URL shortcuts into my Apps Menu but it doesn't always give me a good name for it. For example, I go to Entertainment.com and created a shortcut by clicking on the IE11 gear, then clicking Add Site to Apps; but when it puts it on my Apps Menu, it gives it a title of "Member Logon for Entertainment Coupons", when all I wanted was "Entertainment Coupons".

    Regards, Patric

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    Right click the shortcut >> Open file location >> now right click the shortcut there and select properties.

    Enter the name you would like in the box highlighted below:

    Click image for larger version

    Regards,
    Jamie
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  3. #3


    Austin TX metro area
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    Windows 7 Pro 64bit [MS blue-disk set]


    JD, if OP is doing a bunch of them at one time, would going into the Start, earlier display, icons [not touch apps], would that also work, be easier for a number of them?
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    I'm not sure i follow sorry, can you try to explain again or post a screen shot.
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