Each favorite you create is saved as an internet shortcut in the Favorites folder within your user profile. You can edit these shortcuts the same way you would edit any other kind of shortcut. Right-click the item you want to edit (on the Favorites menu, in the Favorites Center, or in the Favorites folder) and choose Properties from the shortcut menu.
To change the name that appears in your Favorites menu, edit the text in the box at the top of the General tab . To change the URL, edit the URL box on the Web Document tab . To select a different icon for this shortcut, click Change Icon on the Web Document tab .
Favorites can have keyboard shortcuts, just like file and folder shortcuts . Click in the Shortcut Key field, and press a key combination that you want to use to open the specified page.
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