Remove Arrow Symbol from Shortcut Icons

To differentiate between a real file and a shortcut, Windows put a small arrow symbol at the bottom left of each shortcut icon. In this tutorial we are going to show you how to remove the arrow symbol using TweakNow PowerPack 2011.

  • Open TweakNow PowerPack 2011.
  • Go to the Windows Secret tab and click the Miscellaneous button.

  • You should find the Shortcut section at the top of the content window.

  • Set the Arrow Symbol on Shortcut Icon value to Hide.
  • Click the Save button to save the changes.
  • Logoff or restart your computer to see the result.
TweakNow PowerPack

Version: 4.6.0
OS: Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP
License: Shareware ($15)*

*This is a one time license fee. Once purchased you may upgrade to all future versions of TweakNow PowerPack for free.


Server #1: PowerPack460.exe

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