Find a suitable image in png format to use as an icon. Handy if you want to tweak the url or assign a shortcut key to the web link. Once the shortcut is open, tap on the second three dots icon inside, as you can see in the image below.
Edge Won’t Let You Directly Create Desktop Shortcuts.
Then select the propertie s > browse options. This doesn’t work in microsoft edge for some reason. Select the ico file and click on open.
Choose “Properties” From This List And You’ll Get A Skinny Little Window Popping Up:
Then, tap add to home screen. Not clear how this works? Here is the basic process for changing one icon (just repeat these steps for however many app icons you want to customize).
Select Properties From The Context Menu That Appears.
So, if you are like me and don’t like the default arrow icon, here is how you can either. Alternatively, you can press alt + enter to directly launch the ‘properties’ window. Go to the folder or file you want a new icon for, go to properties, go to customize (or if it is already on the first selection then it should say change icon) and change the icon.
Launch The Shortcuts App On Your Iphone Or Ipad (If You Don't Have It Installed, Make Sure To Download It First).
If you want to include a custom icon, click on browse from the system tray. First, locate the shortcut with the icon you’d like to change in file explorer or on your desktop. Once you’ve done that, press add shortcut, and your changes will take effect.