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Stored procedures
Creates an icon (associated with a program) in a group of Windows programs, with the associated command line.
Example
// Creates a shortcut for a program
IconInstall("Examples", "WD Example", "D:\WinDev\Examples\SALESMGT\SALESMGT.EXE")
Syntax
<Result> = IconInstall(<Group Name> , <Caption> , <Command Line>)
<Result>: Boolean
  • True if the icon was installed,
  • False otherwise.
<Group Name>: Character string (with quotes)
Name of the group in which the icon must be created. No sub-group can be created. If the specified group does not exist, it is created.
<Caption>: Character string (with quotes)
Caption displayed below the icon or in the "Start" menu. If the caption contains space characters, it must be enclosed between double quotes.
<Command Line>: Character string (with quotes)
Command line associated with the icon. Contains the full path of the application associated with the icon and the start parameters (if necessary).
Remarks
For a more advanced management of the program icons, use CreateShortcut.
Components
WINDEVReports and Queries wd230std.dll
Windows Mobile wp230std.dll
Linux wd230std.so
Minimum required version
  • Version 9
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