Uses WMI to return a list of all the shortcuts on a computer, as well as such properties as the file name, creation date, and target for each shortcut.

This script was tested using Object REXX 2.1.0 for Microsoft Windows, available from IBM.

Object REXX
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strComputer = "."
objWMIService = .OLEObject~GetObject("winmgmts:\\"||strComputer||"\root\CIMV2")
do objItem over objWMIService~ExecQuery("Select * from Win32_ShortcutFile")
    say "Access Mask:" objItem~AccessMask
    say "Archive:" objItem~Archive
    say "Caption:" objItem~Caption
    say "Compressed:" objItem~Compressed
    say "Compression Method:" objItem~CompressionMethod
    say "Creation Class Name:" objItem~CreationClassName
    say "Creation Date:" objItem~CreationDate
    say "CS Creation Class Name:" objItem~CSCreationClassName
    say "CS Name:" objItem~CSName
    say "Description:" objItem~Description
    say "Drive:" objItem~Drive
    say "Eight Dot Three File Name:" objItem~EightDotThreeFileName
    say "Encrypted:" objItem~Encrypted
    say "Encryption Method:" objItem~EncryptionMethod
    say "Extension:" objItem~Extension
    say "File Name:" objItem~FileName
    say "File Size:" objItem~FileSize
    say "File Type:" objItem~FileType
    say "FS Creation Class Name:" objItem~FSCreationClassName
    say "FS Name:" objItem~FSName
    say "Hidden:" objItem~Hidden
    say "Install Date:" objItem~InstallDate
    say "In Use Count:" objItem~InUseCount
    say "Last Accessed:" objItem~LastAccessed
    say "Last Modified:" objItem~LastModified
    say "Manufacturer:" objItem~Manufacturer
    say "Name:" objItem~Name
    say "Path:" objItem~Path
    say "Readable:" objItem~Readable
    say "Status:" objItem~Status
    say "System:" objItem~System
    say "Target:" objItem~Target
    say "Version:" objItem~Version
    say "Writeable:" objItem~Writeable
end