Remove the Shortcut Arrows from Icons

This is a very simple tricks but can be quite handy. We have all seen the little arrows on the bottom left hand side of the icon. There are quite many people complaining about the those little arrows on every other icon on their desktop. And desktop is all full of shortcut icons. There is a very simple trick to remove those little arrow heads. 

Steps to Remove the Shortcut Arrows from Icons :

1. Open Registry editor.(how to start registry editor?)
2. Go to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT > Lnkfile and delete the value IsShortcut.
3. Go to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT > Piffile and delete the value IsShortcut.
4. Restart the PC to take effect.
5. Congratulations! you won't ever see shortcut arrow again.
Did You Like This Post? ...Please feel free to comment and subscribe.
If you liked this post and wish to be updated with the latest Articles/Tutorials, then make sure to subscribe to our regular e-mail updates by submitting your address below:


Delicious Stumble Digg This Facebook Twitter Technorati Stumble Yahoo


  1. This does not work foe Win 8 Pro

    1. Did you try after restarting the computer?


Stay Connected

Stay Updated

Recieve Our Daily Updates via E-mail

Copyrights Registered & Protectedcopy right sign

Powered by - Blogger | Copyright Protected | Privacy Policy | About | Contact