mcrider >>>> still connected?
Here is what I did..copy and paste your line of code...project name: Birthdays
Project exe: Birthdays.exe
Result: No Icon Appears On Desktop
Also...I got no mention of dcom95 but maybe that is because I am running 98 on my system..
' Wayne's Vesion of Create program icons (or links, i.e. shortcuts).
OSfCreateShellLink "..\..\Desktop", _
"Shortcut to Birthdays", _
gsDest.strAppDir & "Birthdays.EXE", Chr$(0)