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14298Re: [Clip] Re: MakeShortcut command

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  • dave
    Oct 2, 2005
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      Hi
      If the sendto list is what he means then you can have any of the icons that
      XP or 98 internally or you can make your own and use them.

      THANYOU DAVE
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Larry Hamilton" <lmh@...>
      To: <ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Sunday, October 02, 2005 8:21 AM
      Subject: Re: [Clip] Re: MakeShortcut command


      > Dave,
      >
      > Icons, of course, are merely graphics that can be created with many
      > applications. However, one or more icons are embedded in exe's and one
      > is the default used when shortcuts are created.
      >
      > The thing Michael is referring to is that there is a property of the
      > shortcut that can refer to a specific icon. Notetab's ^!MakeShortcut
      > command does not allow one to control this. Because of this, one is
      > limited to the default shortcut of the executable or file type referred
      > to. The only recourse is to script a complex clip to change the icon via
      > ^!Keyboard commands, or do it manually (Right-click the shortcut,
      > left-click Properties, go to the Shortcut tab and click the Change Icon
      > button, then navigate to and select the desired icon, etc.).
      >
      > The scripting utility AutoIt, as well as other tools, do allow one to
      > specify the desired icon, with their create shortcut command.
      >
      > It is this functionality, plus some others related to shortcuts that I
      > and others would like to be able to do with the ^!MakeShortcut command.
      >
      > Larry Hamilton
      > Kairos Computer Solutions
      > http://www.kairoscomputers.com/
      > Sales Affiliate for Grisoft Anti-Virus
      >
      > dave wrote:
      >
      >>Hi Michael
      >>the icon is only a picture for you to click on , it has nothing to do with
      >>the shortcut , you can make your own icons if you wish .
      >>
      >> THANYOU DAVE
      >>
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