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Getting path of actual shortcut


Is there a way to get the full path of a shortcut ( the .lnk file) rather than the file to which the shortcut refers? As it is now, if you get the path of a shortcut to, say, Visual Studio, you'll get "C:\Program Files (x86(\Microsoft Visual Studio\14\Common\IDE\DevEnv.exe", the target of the shortcut. I'd like to get the path of the actual shortcut file (e.g., ,C:\Users\Pearson\Desktop\VS2013.lnk").

Any suggestions would be most welcome. Thanks.
Closed Jul 17, 2017 at 2:03 AM by clechasseur