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How can I create a shortcut to "Foo" without " - Shortcut" suffix?

How can I create a shortcut to "Foo" without " - Shortcut" suffix?

Whenever I create a shortcut to a file or folder in Vista, I'd like it to not automatically append " - Shortcut" to the name of the shortcut.

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Microsoft has not released a Vista specific version of TweakUI, but Microsoft MVP Ramesh Kumar has written an unofficial one called Ultimate Windows Tweaker that can do what you want in a user-friendly way (ie no registry hacking). The option you want is under Additional Tweaks -> Remove “-Shortcut to”…