Adding Shortcuts

Learn how to use the Windows 98 shortcuts feature to find files and programs more easily in this free lesson.


  • Add a shortcut for your Shopping List to your desktop. First, double-click the My Documents icon.
  • When the folder opens, make sure it is not maximized.
  • Hover the mouse button over the Shopping List, and hold down the right mouse button.
  • Drag the Shopping List icon to your desktop.
  • Choose Create Shortcut Here when the pop-up menu appears.