desktop shortcuts stored in Windows 10

Where are the desktop shortcuts stored on Windows 10?
Lenny GrayAsked:
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CompProbSolvConnect With a Mentor Commented:
C:\users\<username>\Desktop
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John HurstBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Most of them are here:

C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\

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CompProbSolvCommented:
John's answer will get you to the list of programs you see when you click on the Windows icon and then on All Apps.  My answer will point you to the icons that are on your desktop.

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WalkaboutTiggerConnect With a Mentor Commented:
The other place they can be is

C:\Users\Public\Desktop
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