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    I have remove the shortcut arrow from the desktop icons, but still appear a shild blue and yellow (I think because UAC), and I help you for remove this ugly shild.... thanks in advance.
    Vitor from Portugal
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    Last edited by xandros9; 11-15-2015 at 04:00 PM.
    11-15-2015 03:02 PM
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    Its an indicator that the application will need administrator powers.

    I haven't tried it myself since I don't care, but a Bing search turned up various potential courses of action.

    Clear uac icon overlays on windows 8 icons
    Completely Remove UAC Shield From Icons/Files?

    I can't say if it'll work on 10.
    11-15-2015 04:03 PM

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