Re: shortcut to desktop ? how do i play fm 2010 with no fm icon
This is all covered in our FAQ.
Microsoft Windows Vista and the “Games For Windows” scheme handles installation differently to previous versions of the Windows operating system. The game information is stored in the “Games Explorer” which is a new feature of Microsoft Windows Vista.
It is completely normal for no game shortcuts to be placed on the Desktop or within the Start Menu.
To find the Football Manager 2010 shortcut on Microsoft Windows Vista you need to browse to the Games Explorer.
Because there are different versions of Vista, including Vista Home, Vista Premium, Vista Ultimate, etc, the Games Explorer may be found in different locations, this also depends on whether you're using the Classic Start Menu or not.
The most common locations for the Windows Games Explorer include:
In here you will see the game executable which is called “FM.exe” or simply “FM” if you are not viewing file extensions. You can create a shortcut to this file by right clicking the “FM.exe” file and selecting “Create Shortcut” you can then copy this shortcut to wherever you wish to move it.