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create shortcut with icon

Posted on 2014-04-03
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I am trying to roll out an internet shortcut with its own icon via sccm I am having trouble linking the icon to the shortcut. I have the below .vbs but it doesnt work can any one assist (I am not good with .vbs)

set WshShell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell" )
strDesktop = WshShell.SpecialFolders("AllUsersDesktop" )
set oShellLink = WshShell.CreateShortcut(strDesktop & "Your_Shortcut.lnk" )
oShellLink.TargetPath = " http://Server/website"
oShellLink.WindowStyle = 1
oShellLink.IconLocation = "C:WINDOWSsystem32shdoclc.dll"
oShellLink.Save
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Easwaran Paramasivam earned 500 total points
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Icon location should be image format .ico. Say for example

oShellLink.IconLocation = "C:\WINDOWS\system32\bloh.ico"

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It should work. You can provide DLL as IconLocation.
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