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How To reclaim Flip 3D 's original icon to its newly re-created shortcut.


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There are several sites, mentioning tweaks about how to create a Flip 3D shortcuts on the desktopp:

Basically as follows: Right click on your desktop. Select New > Shortcut. Copy-Paste RunDll32 DwmApi #105 into the location box > Next. In name enter Flip3D, and click on Finish. Copy/Cut-Paste your new shortcut where ever you want.

But fewer mentioning how to reclaim the Flid 3D icon. Here is how how can use the original Flip 3D icon:

A copy of the Flip 3D icon is present in each user profile, and also in the Default user profile. Follow these steps to restore the icon to your user account:

Click Start, type the following and press Enter : %systemdrive%\Users\Default\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch

Right-click the Switch between windows shortcut and choose Copy (Keyboard shortcut: CTRL+C) Click Start, type the following and press Enter:

%userprofile%\ AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch

Right-click an empty area in the folder, and choose Paste (Keyboard shortcut: CTRL+V)

This way not only have you created the Flip 3D shortcut on your desktop, but given it back, its original icon.

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