Let say you have came out with a software written in c is there anyway to insert a clickable icon on your desktop so you can run the program on windows desktop? c is very good but we need to get a clickable icon so we can run our software.

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I think it's called a shortcut. You can create it yourself on Windows and then maybe include it in your distribution.

Right click on your executable and you can create the shortcut.

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I think it's called a shortcut. You can create it yourself on Windows and then maybe include it in your distribution.

Right click on your executable and you can create the shortcut.

Here is one way to add an icon to your C or C++ programs.

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