Register to Participate Meet our Staff Refer Forum Rules Contact Us Frequently Asked Questions Did you forget your password? Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Been there, done that. Chosen solution It is not possible and advised to remove IE on Windows XP. http://unmovie.net/not-working/internet-shortcuts-on-desktop-not-working.html
Now find URL:Hypertext Transfer Protocol in the list and do the same as before. What could be > the problem (XP Pro). They used to work. In researching my problem on the Microsoft site I> > tumbled> > to this resource.
All other shortcuts from the desktop(ie. Stay logged in Welcome to PC Review! See our web site for details. see : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315272/en-us thank you cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 2/28/13, 4:46 PM Chosen Solution It is not possible and advised to remove IE on Windows XP.
What is the target of shortcut >> (Open Properties to see) ? by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / June 27, 2011 7:50 AM PDT In reply to: Can't execute 'Internet Shortcuts' from the desktop by dand http://www.dougknox.com/xp/fileassoc/xp_url_shortcut_fix.zipHope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was What is the target of shortcut >> (Open Properties to see) ? > > Recreate it. 29-12-2008, 04:00 AM #9 rsims11 Newbie Join Date: Dec 2008 Location: You need to go to Default Programs > Associate a file type or protocol with a program.
I have the same problem - also with XP Pro. See "Hide the Internet Explorer icon from the desktop": http://kb.mozillazine.org/Internet_Explorer It is not possible and advised to remove IE on Windows XP.
It is possible to do that on more Restart the computer.. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/57176-45-shortcuts-desktop-work OLDSALTY, #3 2005/01/13 surferdude2 Inactive Joined: 2004/07/04 Messages: 4,009 Likes Received: 23 Trophy Points: 608 Location: 62864 Computer Experience: Default Try resetting your IE defaults that no doubt were changed by
Go to IE Tools>Internet Options>Programs tab and click on the Reset Web Settings to fix the problem. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. They do not work either. They do not work either.
Here are some ideas to solve the Internet Options problem. my site When I booted up the other day, none> of the> shortcuts worked. Internet Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 I have also reinstalled IE from the> XP> disk, but the shortcuts still do not work. Url Shortcuts On Desktop Won't Work PPTP VPN error 628 chrome won't open shortcuts   9 Replies Jalapeno OP Jason9952 Mar 22, 2011 at 7:39 UTC Is this a new install?
Advertisements Latest Threads Property sheet takes forever to load John Deakin posted Nov 13, 2016 at 3:39 PM Access 2016 button control wizard John Deakin posted Nov 13, 2016 at 3:34 this contact form We humans tend to take the easy way when we can. I have also reinstalled IE from the XP> > disk, but the shortcuts still do not work. The explorer shortcut icon keeps showing up on my desktop.
Feb 1, 2013 at 2:37 UTC 1st Post I know this is an old thread, but is there any chance this was resolved? My laptop has decided to let me use the web shortcuts again. Desktop shortcuts/Outlook email links, don\'t work; XP says.. http://unmovie.net/not-working/internet-explorer-shortcuts-on-desktop-not-working.html Hello and welcome to PC Review.
If it's broke fix it so no one can fix it. I just want the icon on my desktop to go away. Your cache administrator is webmaster.
All times are GMT. It's not catastrophic of course, and I'm sure I can work around it for whatever life-span remains on my XP system.Thanks much for your efforts on this issue (and of course If you don't see it listed then expand the Other Programs list and select IE from there. Check This Out OLDSALTY, #19 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Thread Status: Not open for further replies.
However, now I notice that an shortcut icon on the desktop for defragmentation also doesn't work. Somethings evidently not quite right with the script. I should have told you up front. But now, when I double click it I instead get a Windows message box with a red circled X that says " THIS FILE DOES NOT HAVE A PROGRAM ASSOCIATED WITH
Now even restarting doesn't help.Help. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - desktop shortcuts by lawrencegallagher9 · 8 years ago In reply to Desktop shortcuts don't w ... I will let you know if it works. 16-08-2007, 05:13 AM #4 marcy Guest Posts: n/a Re: IE shortcut icons on desktop have quit working "Ayush" <"ayushmaan.j[aatt]gmail.com"> wrote RIGHT click on "EXE (lnk and regfile) Fix for Windows XP", choose "Save Target As " or "Save Link As", to download a reg file fix.