moderated Re: Problem with the Windows key

Steve Nutt

No you can’t do that in Windows 10.  There is no Send To Desktop option.


You have to Open File Location, then Shift+F10 on the file, then Send To, then Desktop Create Shortcut.


In Windows 7 you could do it, but not 10.


All the best



From: <> On Behalf Of Randy Barnett
Sent: 18 July 2019 19:06
Subject: Re: Problem with the Windows key


To create a desktop shortcut you can highlight the item you want to make a shortcut for and then press shift + F10 then N then down arrow to send to desktop as shortcut. Sometimes you have to look around since MS likes to change the menus in ways that hide things. smiley face



She stated that both the windows key and the windows + S bring up the search box she just cant type in it. This has been an ongoing issue for years and will be fixed again for those that are having issues.



On 7/18/2019 8:42 AM, Brian Vogel wrote:

Another option is using the explicit Search keyboard shortcut, which is WinKey+S.

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1903, Build 18362  

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