Edit: Appears to be same issue as: Windows installer: no shortcuts created
We recently moved to a new way of generating the Windows package. I think the issue is now fixed in the source and thus the next release should be fine. Until then, go to
C:\Program Files\swipl\bin (assuming default installation) and create a shortcut for
To be complete, edit the shortcut properties and add the option
--win_app, which causes Prolog to start in your application data directory instead of the directory it is started from.
The next release should be fine.
Thank you so much for the help.