Shortcut does not appear on my desktop Tags: Desktops Email Explorer Windows XP Last response: July 18, 2010 12:24 AM in Windows XP Share mrbill76 July 17, 2010 7:23:40 PM Hello, i have a file I received by email that I want to create a shortcut for. I found the file with "explorer" and told it to create a shortcut. Nothing. Bill More about : shortcut desktop soundguruman July 17, 2010 7:44:55 PM point at the file, right click, left click on send to, left click on desktop. If that did not work, let the forum know. If that is not working as above, I have no doubt that you are correct. m 0 l aford10 July 18, 2010 12:24:41 AM What directory did you find it in, in explorer? You should be able to just cut and paste that onto your desktop. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwhy does it take forever for my desktop to appear? Forum Desktop screen does not appear. Forum Why does my webcam icon does not appear on my desktop and \'all programs\' and w Forum Re-Appearing Desktop Shortcut Forum Desktop (icons and Start button) does not appear Forum Printer icon does not appear in the desktop tray Forum My "Shortcut To Desktop"(DESKLINK file) does not work Forum Why my desktop does not appear Forum desktop (icons and Start button) does not appear Forum printer icon does not appear in the desktop tray Forum desktop does not appear until script is finished Forum why do i download stuff but appear as a shortcut on my laptop Forum SolvedAn alternative to desktop shortcuts? (that acts like if it wasn't a shortcut?) Forum SolvedDesktop shortcut moves after each save? Forum SolvedCan't move/see/create a new shortcut on my desktop (Windows 7 SP1) Forum How do I get the IE shortcut Icon to NOT appear on my desk.. Forum SolvedCan't find desktop shortcut or programme icon Forum Solvedwhen i on my wireless button the device does not appear Forum My desktop shortcut icons stay black? Forum desktop computer buzzes and black bars appear when i play minecraft Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !