How to Easily Remove Shortcut Arrow From Desktop Icon in Windows

I guess you don't really like the shortcut arrow displayed on your desktop icons, actually to me it makes the desktop icons a bit similar to the other, so I tend to look for a way to remove these arrows from my PC without causing any further issues. I found out there is an easy way to solve this task.
How to remove shortcut arrow from desktop icon
Here I will show you how to easily remove the shortcut arrow from your the desktop icons.

The easiest way to remove shortcut arrows, if you’re willing to download extra software, is to use a tweaking utility. One of the best is Ultimate Windows Tweaker available for window 7, Vistas, 8/8.1, 10.

Ultimate Windows Tweaker is a freeware TweakUI Utility for tweaking and optimizing Windows PC, it was published by the Windows Club. This tool offers lots of tweaking option for windows PC and it happens to be free and it’s a portable tool about 340KB so there’s nothing to install. Just download it, run it, and start tweaking.

Download Ultimate Windows Tweaker for Windows 7 and Vistas, Windows 8 and 8.1, Windows 10.

Now, to remove the arrow from desktop icon with Ultimate Windows Tweaker, Unzip the downloaded file and run Ultimate windows tweaker, click on "Customization" at the left side.
Remove arrow on desktop icon with UWT
Click on "File Explorer" tab, click on "Remove Shortcut Arrows From Shortcut Icons" then click on Apply then Close.
Ultimate Windows Tweaker to remove desktop icon arrow
In my screenshot above, it displayed "Restore Shortcut Arrows From Shortcut Icons" because I had already clicked on remove shortcut Arrow From Shortcut Icons, you can also click it to restore the desktop arrow back. That's all... Enjoy Tweaking Your PC with Ultimate Windows Tweaker. 

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