DESKTOP - How to put a web site shortcut on your desktop.

The following steps will guide you through the process of creating a desktop shortcut to a website using any browser.  Firefox, Chrome or Internet Explorer.

  1. Resize your Web browser so you can see the browser and your desktop in the same screen.
  2. Go to the website you want a shortcut for (Spedforms or Schoology or Infinite Campus or whatever you want).
  3. Left click the icon located to the left side of the address bar. This is where you see the full URL to the website.

Continue to hold down the mouse button and drag the icon to your desktop. This creates the shortcut.

After creating the shortcut you can right-click on the icon and select Rename to edit the text description. You can also use this process to delete shortcuts you no longer want.

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