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January 16, 2010

How to pin “GodMode” in taskbar of windows 7

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Written by: arunenigma

To access this hidden “God Mode” you have to create a new folder or a new shortcut but today in this tutorial, we are going to tell you how to pin “God Mode” shortcut to Windows 7 Taskbar so that you can quickly and easily access it.

To know what is GodMode :


Following are the required steps:

1. First you’ll need to create a new shortcut. To do this, right-click on Desktop and
select New –> Shortcut


2. It’ll launch “Create Shortcut” wizard. Now enter following string in location box:

Code: explorer shell:::{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}


3. After entering the location, click on “Next” button. Now type God Mode in name box and click on “Finish” button. It’ll create a new shortcut on Desktop.

4. Now its time to change the icon. Right-click on the shortcut and select “Properties”. Click on “Change Icon” button. Type control.exe in text box and press Enter. Select the Control panel icon, click on OK button and then Apply the changes.

5. Now you just need to pin this new shortcut to Taskbar. You can either drag-n-drop the shortcut to Taskbar or right-click on the shortcut and select “Pin to Taskbar” option:


6. That’s it. Now you can enjoy the “God Mode” shortcut in Taskbar:


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Computer Science Graduate Student @ Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA



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