troubleshooting Question

Get shortcut target

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mms_masterFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Hi,

Can anyone tell me how to get the target file from a shortcut?

I.e. I want to get the path and file name for the file that a shortcut (.lnk file) opens.

Example

Shortcut: MSN Messenger 7.lnk << Shortcut on your start bar
Target: "C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\msnmsgr.exe" << File that shortcut opens (VB must get this)

Thanks In Advance
mms_master
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