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So as not to waste your time, I have been through> most if> not all of the threads dealing with shortcuts and tried every> recommended> action before I posted my problem. Zander, #12 2005/01/17 Lifetime Subscription OLDSALTY Inactive Thread Starter Joined: 2003/02/21 Messages: 573 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 106 Location: Toms River, NJ Computer Experience: Experienced Thanks Zander, Internet Options are Generated Mon, 14 Nov 2016 06:45:30 GMT by s_wx1199 (squid/3.5.20) Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Zander, #16 2005/01/17 Welshjim Inactive Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 5,643 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 606 Location: Albuquerque, NM, USA Computer Experience: still learning OLDSALTY--Glad to hear all is well. Source

Desktop icons not working By default, file extensions are not shown in Windows Explorer. I have not reinstalled XP> Pro.> > Any suggestions?> > Thanks in advance,> > MikeHello againJust wondering but the way you set up the shortcut...was it by going tothe webpage, and However, I recommend turning the visibility of extensions off, as many users might not be able to deal with them. Sign Up Now! http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_7/desktop-internet-shortcuts-not-working/e7818a1b-ab7f-416c-b7c3-7a0b6e8cdfb2

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Thanks-- Evolution54 AnonymousAug 21, 2005, 11:37 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)Mike Wrote: > Hi,> > I am an older "newbie" and find some issues considerably frustrating. It only works if the shortcut is also on the desktop. When I booted up the other day, none> > of the> > shortcuts worked. Update your drivers: Motherboard Chipset, Network Adaptor, Video, Audio & Printers 0 LVL 18 Overall: Level 18 Windows 7 6 Windows OS 2 Web Browsers 2 Message Active today Expert

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Default Web Browser and Desktop Shortcuts Shortcuts to web pages stop working Desktop shortcuts do not work, all white Can't find your answer ? Windows 10 Desktop Shortcuts Not Working in NJ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tried This One...? the restore made no difference 0 Message Author Comment by:johnhardy2014-04-02 Comment Utility Permalink(# a39972695) I did a complete virus scan with Norton 360 also defrag 0 LVL 25 Overall: http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/189939-desktop-shortcuts-will-not-work.html Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password?

If you right-click any desktop icon and click on Properties, you will get a Properties dialog box with the Shortcut tab selected. Chrome You may have to log off and then back on for this to take effect. To Grif Thomas:Thanks for your advice re. CREATE AN ASSOCIATION IN THE FOLDER OPTIONS CONTROL PANEL." And I'm not sure what this means or how to go about correcting it.

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When I click on them I get an error message that says, " Shortcut URL, Application not found" where shorcut URL is the actual web address. I have not reinstalled XP Pro.Any suggestions?Thanks in advance,Mike 9 answers Last reply Aug 23, 2005 More about shortcuts desktop work AnonymousAug 20, 2005, 11:53 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 Covered by US Patent. Url Shortcuts On Desktop Won't Work There is always a possibility that you rename a file and overwrite the file extension - thereby, leaving it with no extension.

So as not to waste your time, I have been through most > if> not all of the threads dealing with shortcuts and tried every recommended> action before I posted my this contact form I have been trying to create a shortcut for my Microsoft Security Essentials when i create one to the desktop it works fine but when i transfer it to rocketdock it Include Temporary Internet Files and Temp files 7. When I open Windows Explorer and click on a shortcut on the left-hand side of the screen this message comes up: I would appreciate if anyone has the solution to this Internet Explorer

Find internet shortcut in the list, click on it once to highlight it and then click the advanced button. I have installed all Windows XP> > and IE service pack updates and try to keep my McAfee virus checker and> > firewall up to date.> >> > I have a For this one, where it says application used put in this: "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -nohome %1 Again check the use DDE box and once again enter iexplore and system in the http://unmovie.net/not-working/internet-shortcut-not-working-from-desktop.html Click Edit or Advanced, depending on your Windows version.

Yes I use send to to put then on the desktop. link on saving the registry key.> > Best regards,> > Mike> > "Evolution54" wrote:> -> > Evolution54 Wrote:-> OK think I kind of found another method. One is to this BBS.

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Please try the request again. Since is the Internet, you should trust only credible sources. It should now run those problem programs and Control Panel icons.http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_assoc.htmHope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Can't execute 'Internet Shortcuts' from the desktop by dand by in NJ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't execute 'Internet shortcuts' by phreddphredd / July 27, 2013 10:24 PM PDT In reply to: Have You Tried This?

You can delete the policies key as long as there's no other values in the key.