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Old 08-14-2006, 05:44 PM   #1
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does anyone know how i can make an icon for my blackberry desktop and have it link to a internet shortcut? we have to use this certain site all the time for work and i wanted to make it easier to access. Thanks in advance
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Old 08-14-2006, 06:53 PM   #2
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Try this shortcut tool, i've never used it but it's suppose to do what you would like.

the shortcut tool launchers a user configured website - it's a simple app that allows people to visit their favourite website with a single click rather than having to laauch the blackberry browser, enter bookmarks and choose their site.
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thanks a lot man. ill try it when i get home. i will post how it works. thanks again.
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Old 08-14-2006, 07:52 PM   #4
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Tried it and it works fine! cool little app!
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how do you use this thing. it just has a couple files that i cant open
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Unzip the files to a folder and use your desktop manager to install the app. Point to the .alx file for the install.
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Unzip the files to a folder and use your desktop manager to install the app. Point to the .alx file for the install.

Do you know you if there is a way to change the icon or the name for this app?

Because I would like to use this app, for about 15 end users, but I would like to at least change the name if possible!!!!
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No i don't think you can change the icon? I don't think the name can be changed either?

I've never used it. I just happen to find it and the first post/user was looking for something like it so i thought i would help or try to help some.
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No i don't think you can change the icon? I don't think the name can be changed either?

I've never used it. I just happen to find it and the first post/user was looking for something like it so i thought i would help or try to help some.

Well, I figure I ask. Either way you've been more than helpful. Thanks!
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Old 08-23-2006, 05:31 PM   #10
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Try this shortcut tool, i've never used it but it's suppose to do what you would like.

the shortcut tool launchers a user configured website - it's a simple app that allows people to visit their favourite website with a single click rather than having to laauch the blackberry browser, enter bookmarks and choose their site.

Hi srl-do you happen to know the url for the .jad version of this app? thx!
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sorry, i don't.
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does anyone know how i can make an icon for my blackberry desktop and have it link to a internet shortcut? we have to use this certain site all the time for work and i wanted to make it easier to access. Thanks in advance
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Many thanks
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works great, thanks for the heads up. I would like to know how to change that icon to a more suitable shortcut.
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Old 09-17-2006, 11:09 PM   #15
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This sounds promising, would you happen to know who developed it, I was thinking about trying to get something designed for our site.
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