It is also handy to put a shortcut to your absolute favourite webpage in the Quick launch toolbar. You need to make a shortcut on the desktop and then drag it to the Quick launch.
How to create a link on the desktop to a webpage
(Internet Explorer 5,6)
Instead of opening Internet Explorer, going to your favorites, and then clicking on the page you want..you can just have a shortcut to the page on your desktop.
- Go to your favorites list in internet explorer.
- Choose which page you want. Don’t click on it just select it. (make it blue)
- Then click your right button on your mouse. (right click)
- A menu will appear and then choose create a shortcut. This will put it on your desktop.
Watch this video to see how to create a link on the desktop to a webpage with Internet Explorer 7
See the screenshot below…Drag that icon in the address bar to the desktop and a shortcut to the internet webpage will be made for you.