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  johnnyrocker 00:05 20 Jul 06
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just started the other evening, i noticed tha nearly all my icons on desktop have the little shortcut arrrow at the bottom, i know i have seen the question before but cant find it running xp pro ie 6 sp2


johnny

  jimv7 00:06 20 Jul 06

Maybe thats because the 1's with the arrows are shortcuts.

  johnnyrocker 00:10 20 Jul 06

they were not a few days ago, if you read my post it does say not long happened.


johnny.

  Diversion 00:12 20 Jul 06

click here I think it's TweakUI that gets rid of the little arrows.

  johnnyrocker 00:15 20 Jul 06

thanks for the link but it confuses me a bit not sure what to download or do with it when i get the right thing.



johnny.

  Jak_1 00:21 20 Jul 06

To be quite honest, if the shortcuts work then why worry?

  johnnyrocker 00:23 20 Jul 06

i take your point but it has only recently happened and i wonder why and a solution thats all.


johnny.

  Diversion 00:23 20 Jul 06

Down the right hand side blue column the 147kb one named TeakUI. Run the program go to Explorer click Shortcut and check the circle none.

  terryf 00:24 20 Jul 06

On the rh side of the linked page click on Tweak UI (the top one of the 2) when asked whether to run or save go to save (to a suitable location) then 2 click on the downloaded file and it will install. Open up tweakui and click on the + against Explorer then click on shortcut.

  johnnyrocker 00:26 20 Jul 06

cheers i shall give it a spin but still puzzled as to why it has happened.



johnny.

  terryf 00:27 20 Jul 06

Ask Bill :-)

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