In Windows to view Target and Start in Paths for a shortcut icon, you need to right-click on it and select Properties, its easy for anyone to follow this routine for one or two shortcut files, what if you wants to know and view Target and Start in Paths for all the shortcuts on the desktop? that’s where freeware portable ShortcutPathViewer comes handy.

Target and start in paths shown under Shortcut properties

Using ShortcutPathViewer

Download program zip file and extract its contents to a folder and run ShPathViewer executable file.

  • Select the directory>Browse for a folder via Explorer>Ok button
  • Programs displays Target and Start in paths for the shortcut files in the selected directory.


ShortcutPathViewer works on Windows XP/Vista/7.

Download ShortcutPathViewer