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Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 | 5 comments

How to Create Dota 2 Reborn Shortcut

Currently, to play the Dota 2 Reborn, we have to go into Steam and choosing Dota 2 Reborn from the Dota 2 game list. And it’s not convenient if we have to do it every time we play the Dota 2 Reborn. That’s why we’re gonna let you know how to easily create a desktop shortcut for the Dota 2 Reborn.

How to Create Dota 2 Reborn Shortcut (Windows OS)
1. First step is to know where is the actual file that launch Dota 2 Reborn which is in the path below:
Dota 2 Reborn (x86)
..\Steam\SteamApps\common\dota 2 beta\game\bin\win32\dota2.exe

Dota 2 Reborn (x64)
..\Steam\SteamApps\common\dota 2 beta\game\bin\win64\dota2.exe

If you installed it in the C: drive, the path will be seem like this:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\dota 2 beta\game\bin\win64\dota2.exe

2. You can go to the directory where the file is located and then right click and create shortcut like the below picture.
How To Create Dota 2 Shortcut

3. Another way is to directly create shortcut file and put the file path above in the shortcut path.


PS: If you never use Dota 2 Reborn before, you can check the details in this post.


  1. Thank you for this Dota trick 🙂

  2. Thanks! Im having a hard time creating a Dota 2 reborn shortcut.

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