Desktop icons & their possiblities

  Ray5776 22:29 31 Jan 2006
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Hello All,
Can anyone tell me whether this is possible or not and if so how to do it.
Create a desktop shortcut Icon that I can click and it will take me to a preset website IE my bank.

Ray

  VoG II 22:33 31 Jan 2006

Click the e in your address bar and drag it to the desktop.

  SG Atlantis® 22:44 31 Jan 2006

when your at the bank site right click and choose "create shortcut"

click ok when it tells you it's placing a shortcut on the desktop.

  Ray5776 22:52 31 Jan 2006

Thanks, so it is pos and relatively easy, good.
VoG, I am not sure what you mean could you give me more details please.

Ray

  SG Atlantis® 22:57 31 Jan 2006

click here

see the E symbol in the picture? just drag it to the place where you want the shortcut on your desktop.

Hope it helps.

  VoG II 22:58 31 Jan 2006

Go to the website.

Left click on the e in the address bar and, keeping the left mouse key depressed, drag it to your desktop.

  Ray5776 23:07 31 Jan 2006

Sorry my fault I should have explained that I am using Firefox not Explorer. Does the same principle apply?
Thanks Ray

  SG Atlantis® 23:09 31 Jan 2006

yes

  Ray5776 23:43 31 Jan 2006

Fine, no problem putting the icon on the desktop, I can then use it to access my bank (put the codes in of course) but I can find nowhere on the site that enables me to create a shortcut. There is a "link to" option but this means little to me.

Ray

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