How to start a Windows app with arguments from a shortcut

  1. create a shortcut for your app somewhere
  2. right-click on the shortcut and head over to the Shortcut tab
  3. under Target, add your argument(s) after the closing quote
  4. hit OK, then double-click the shortcut

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