From desktop to start menu

  [DELETED] 22:04 17 Mar 2006
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I dragged an executable file from the start menu to the desktop thinking it would create a shortcut and leave the file on the start menu but it removed it from the list.

I'm not sure if I made myself clear but a give an example of what normally would appear.

Click on Start/All Programs/Doom 3 and then there was three options Doom 3, documentation and uninstall Doom 3 and when I clicked on Doom 3 and dragged it to desktop it seems to have removed it from the list and was just wondering if there was a way I can get it back to the list.

  [DELETED] 22:10 17 Mar 2006

Drag it to the start menu and it'll appear top left of your list everytime, you won't lose it there.

  [DELETED] 22:20 17 Mar 2006

Drag it back where it came from.
Next time right click the icon you want to put on the desktop and select Send To.../Desktop

  Strawballs 22:27 17 Mar 2006

Next time right click and drag and select create shortcut here

  [DELETED] 22:48 17 Mar 2006

To place the program back go to:
X:\Documents and Settings\"YOUR USERNAME HERE\Start Menu\Programs

then put it in the right folder

(X being the letter of your harddrive, probably C: if you havent messed around with any settings or added drives
Hope this helps
Callum

  [DELETED] 11:20 18 Mar 2006

Thanks to everyone who responded

Calluminmk, that did the trick thanks again.

While I'm here does anyone know how to bring up the command console on Doom 3 it's suppose to be Ctrl+Alt+~ but every time I press them together it just fires.

  [DELETED] 11:22 18 Mar 2006

I dont have doom3 but,is the console enabled,some games you have to enable it in the options,and have you tried the TAB key?.

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