Create a Shortcut of Batch File & Pin to Windows Taskbar
Need a shortcut of a batch file?
Do you also want to pin it to the Windows taskbar?
Learn here how to create a shortcut and pin it to the Windows Vista, 7 or 8 taskbar, so that you can use it as a quick launch.
What is a Batch File?
A batch file (.cmd, .bat or .btm) or command file is a very simple computer file that contains a command or multiple commands that Windows can execute when you run it.
Create Shortcut of Batch File
1 Go to the batch file.
2 Right-click on the batch file, go to "Send to" and choose "Desktop (create shortcut)".
Pin Shortcut of Batch File to Taskbar
3 Right-click on the batch file shortcut and choose "Shortcut Properties".
4 At "Target" you enter the following command:
cmd.exe /C "here you enter the name of the batch file"
5 Click on "Apply" to save the target and then on "OK" to close the window.
6 Drag the batch file shortcut to the taskbar to create the quick launch icon.