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How to make shortcuts selected upon creation?

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#1 phoenix169


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Posted 05 January 2017 - 05:11 PM

In Windows 7, creating a shortcut of something via the right-click context menu would instantly select / highlight the newly created shortcut, allowing you to seamlessly press Ctrl+X to move it. Is there any way to replicate this behavior in Windows 10, perhaps through a registry edit?

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#2 Kilroy


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Posted 06 January 2017 - 01:00 PM

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Can you be a little more clear on what you are looking to accomplish.  If you're looking to have the new short cut automatically selected after creation I think you're going to be out of luck.

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