It was the same behavior in IE8 on a Terminal Server 2008. I resolved the issue by using GPO to push settings for Trusted Sites and Security settings in IE8. Learn More. All other shortcuts from the desktop(ie. Uncheck anything that should not run on startup 9. Source
Find internet shortcut in the list, click on it once to highlight it and then click the advanced button. If it's broke fix it so no one can fix it. PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP > Windows XP Internet Explorer > Home Home Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Articles 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 other
Ron WinXP Pro SP3, IE 8 , FIOS 35MBs download and 28MBs upload. in NJ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tried This One...? Help Desk » Inventory » Monitor » Community » Join Forum | Login | Today's Posts | Tutorials | Windows 10 Forum | Windows 8 Forum Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. They do not work either.
Zander, #11 2005/01/17 Zander Geek Member Alumni Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 4,083 Likes Received: 5 Trophy Points: 733 Location: Minnesota, USA Computer Experience: A bit (or is it a by I guess Donate WindowsBBS Forums > Internet & Networking > Internet Explorer & Microsoft Edge > Style Default Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo 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? Ccleaner If I...
OLDSALTY, #10 2005/01/17 Zander Geek Member Alumni Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 4,083 Likes Received: 5 Trophy Points: 733 Location: Minnesota, USA Computer Experience: A bit (or is it a by In Regedit, From desltop I went into my Google shortcut (used IE), but would not open. Share This Page Tweet Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I have un-installed it and now my shortcuts that used to work with IE do not work.
Right after installing Photoshop CS4, i tried to open it from the start menu and nothing happened. Chrome PLEASE CONTACT YOUR SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR." And again, I'm not sure what happened in the system or how to 'correct' it. Layback and Wackit Computer Consultants Our Motto: If it's not broke fix it. No, create an account now.
Here is a good thread on what MalwareBytes does and why it can find and eliminate things that Norton does not. http://www.thewindowsclub.com/desktop-icons-not-working-in-windows I went into System Restore, just to check what Resore Points there were......there are none whatsoever, despite the fact I know I have set some in the past. Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 Log in or Sign up PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP > Windows XP Internet Explorer > IE Shortcuts not working Discussion in 'Windows XP Internet Explorer' started by Guest, Url Shortcuts On Desktop Won't Work This was grayed out and I could not get to it.
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You'll be able to ask any tech support questions, or chat with the community and help others. Corrupt IE installation? The one for WinXP is http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scripts_desc/xp_fix_inetoptions_restrictions.htm I should have asked which OS you are running before giving you the "fix". http://unmovie.net/not-working/internet-explorer-shortcuts-on-desktop-not-working.html If I need to start another Thread, please just say.
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Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Can't execute 'Internet shortcuts' from the desktop. Hit OK and retest the shortcut, it should now work! 1 This discussion has been inactive for over a year. You have to go to Folder Options and uncheck Hide Extensions for Known File Types. Virgin Media security.
Now back to the first problem. Go to IE Tools>Internet Options>Programs tab and click on the Reset Web Settings to fix the problem.Click to expand... I regret my earlier suggestion caused you such problems. Check This Out Message came up; Question Are you sure you want to cancel update?
One is to this BBS. OLDSALTY, #1 2005/01/13 Steve R Jones SuperGeek Staff Joined: 2001/12/30 Messages: 11,755 Likes Received: 172 Trophy Points: 843 Location: Dallas, TX Computer Experience: Experienced Won't hurt anything to try the following: Yes I ran it a second time and still can't get into internet options from IE. But still, no help.) And I find it very strange that website shortcuts placed in both AOL Favorites and/or IE Favorites work fine, --but will NOT now work on the Desktop
In each one if the data value is set to 1, change it to 0 (that's a zero). My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number ACER ASPIRE 8730ZG OS Windows 7 32 bit Memory 3gb . However, I recommend turning the visibility of extensions off, as many users might not be able to deal with them. In Safe Mode everything there.
But anyway I don't really know what they might have done during the 'tune up' thing.So I would really appreciate it if anyone out there on the forum may have experienced The dialog box will ask you to select a program to open the file. If it's broke fix it so no one can fix it. Include Temporary Internet Files and Temp files 7.
OLDSALTY, #13 2005/01/17 Zander Geek Member Alumni Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 4,083 Likes Received: 5 Trophy Points: 733 Location: Minnesota, USA Computer Experience: A bit (or is it a by Open any Ron WinXP Pro SP3, IE 8 , FIOS 35MBs download and 28MBs upload.