Windows 8.1 - A desktop shortcut to clear the content of the clipboard

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In this page you will understand how to create a desktop shortcut to easily clear the content of the clipboard. The procedure is as follows:
  • Right click on the desktop in an empty area > New > Shortcut.
  • In the "Type the location" field, type the following:
    • %windir%\System32\cmd /c "echo off | clip"
  • Click on Next and give a name to the shortcut.
  • Click on OK.
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