How do I make a picture a shortcut icon?

Answered by Willian Lymon

To change a picture to a shortcut icon, follow these step-by-step instructions:

1. Right-click on the desktop icon photo that you want to change. A menu will appear.

2. From the menu, select “Properties” at the bottom. This will open a new window with the properties of the icon.

3. In the properties window, you will see a tab named “Shortcut.” Click on this tab.

4. In the “Shortcut” tab, you will find a button labeled “Change Icon.” Click on this button.

5. A new window will open, allowing you to browse for the new photo that you want to use as the shortcut icon. Navigate to the location where your desired photo is saved on your computer.

6. Once you have located the new photo, click “Open.” The window will close, and you will be back in the properties window.

7. In the properties window, click on the “Apply” button to apply the changes you have made.

8. click on the “OK” button to close the properties window.

Congratulations! You have successfully made a picture a shortcut icon. The desktop icon will now display the new photo you chose.

Remember, you can always repeat these steps to change the shortcut icon again in the future. Enjoy customizing your desktop icons with your favorite pictures!