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Adding a file pointer to a shortcut

shadydentistshadydentist Registered User regular
edited January 2009 in Help / Advice Forum
If I have a shortcut to Notepad on my desktop, the target looks like "%SystemRoot%\system32\notepad.exe"

Is there a way to add a pointer to open a specific file when I click on it?

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  • theclamtheclam Registered User
    edited January 2009
    Just add the location of the file at the end. For example, under Target in the shortcut's properties window, put this:

    %SystemRoot%\system32\notepad.exe c:\myfile.txt

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