After installing some software like iTunes, I’ve realized that the program add shortcut under Computer in Windows Explorer in Windows 8. Can I add my own shortcut here?
Exactly, you can easily add shortcuts under Computer in Windows 8. As we know that Computer in Windows 8 in Windows Explorer allows us to browse our hard drives. If you are a file browser addictive, add program under Computer will allow you to easily access your favorite program. In this trick, we will add shortcuts which are placed under Network Location in Computer.
Please follow these simple steps:
Step 1. Press the combination keys [Windows key ] + R to bring up Run dialog. Paste or type this “%appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Network Shortcuts” in to Open input box. Then click OK.
Step 2. The Network Shortcuts window will be opened up for you. Put any shortcut you want there.
Step 3. Then you can see your shortcut under Network Location.