Software Deployment Question

How to create an App-v shortcut link to a directory?

02/26/2013 7021 views

Hello everybody,

I created an app-v package. One of shortcuts in my package link to a directory in INSTALLDIR and it can not launch => error "Location is not available". In sequencing process, i tried but could not create same shortcut (in step "Customize > Edit shortcuts").

How I create an app-v shortcut link to a directory?


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You can ignore that shortcut from your package..

but if you want to create it then you can put target as

C:\Windows\explorer.exe "<Location of your folder\FonlderName>"



Answered 02/28/2013 by: jagadeish
Red Belt

  • You can try this, Fenerally while capture if you create empty directory app-v will be able to capture the directories too.
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