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If I pin Diablo III to my taskbar, it will show up twice when the game launches, how do I prevent this? It's irritating on multiple monitors when trying to switch back and instead accidentally attempting to re-launch it.

Diablo III pinned on taskbar, then after launching:

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wouldn't this be valid for any game? –  Zero Stack May 25 '12 at 18:17
    
@Foxtrot likely others with launchers –  Nick T May 25 '12 at 18:17

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Instead of pinning the Diablo III link in the Start Menu which is really the launcher, pin the program itself. While the game is running, right-click it's icon and select "Pin this program to taskbar"

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You can then unpin the other pinned Diablo III link (you may need to un-pin it from within the start menu rather than the taskbar)

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Despite attempting to launch the program directly, the game will still run through the launcher/patcher.

Voila.

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