You can create on Windows 8.1, 8 and 10 desktop shortcuts on the desktop, but sometimes you can't see it!
To see the Windows 8.1 desktop, please press the key combination [Windows Logo + D].
Now press click with the right mouse button on the desktop, and now a drop-down menu will appear here, simply select view and enable the option "show desktop icons" (... see Image-1)
Hot tip:... Auto hide desktop icons for Windows 8.1
... create Windows 8 and 8.1 desktop shortcut for programs and programs (x86)!
... Windows 8 / 8.1 desktop shortcut for fast shutdown, logoff, restart!
... create keyboard desktop shortcut for Windows 8.1!
... desktop shortcut for Windows Defender and pin on Windows Start!
FAQ 204: Updated on: July 26th 2015 22:44