and say word,or works in the programs list right click it in the menu "send to desktop create shortcut"Then go to the desktop and launch the program from the newly created Someone already said this. Shortcuts should work now.That fixed it for me. 0Votes Share Flag Back to Networks Forum 8 total posts (Page 1 of 1) Search Start New Discussion Start New Discussion Create I am> > running Windows XP Pro on a Compaq laptop. http://nadrp.com/not-working/win-xp-shortcut-key-not-working.html
Join Now I have a user that is running IE8 and Windows 7 Professional. Once that is open, then my shortcuts all work. Oh well, no harm was done. It's up to you. 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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All rights reserved. by dand / June 22, 2011 7:58 AM PDT I'm running Windows XP (SP2 fully updated), runs great w/ no problems.But recently, something has changed on the system and I cannot Reset Post Submit Post Hardware Forums Desktop · 24,970 discussions Laptops · 2,480 discussions Hardware · 18,793 discussions Networks · 41,254 discussions Storage · 1,986 discussions Peripheral · 2,043 discussions Latest Ccleaner Select "Yes" when prompted, and click OK to close the dialog.> > -- > Ramesh, Windows XP MVP> http://windowsxp.mvps.org> > > "Mike"
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That is supposed to mean ‘link' without the ‘i'. Chrome Microsoft gave us an excellent OU and GPO model in subsequent SBS editions that utilized WMI filters, OU linking, and VBS scripts. Restart the computer.. If nothing else, use system restore.
I have also reinstalled IE from the> XP> disk, but the shortcuts still do not work. this contact form 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. Your cache administrator is webmaster. It's so annoying to not be able just to open things directly from the desktop. Internet Explorer
Please try again now or at a later time. I also have a problem with shortcuts in OE. So I tried various other desktop shortcuts linking to Firefox and none of them will open either. have a peek here Thanks, too, for the info.
If you wish to dissociate files associations, check out Unassociate File Types Utility. Corrupt IE installation? However, I tried your suggested '#12 item on the "kellys-korner" website', along with several other entries on the 'doug knox File Associations' website (including the "URL" entry, --which I thought might
Do you start Firefox with a -P Profile parameter appended to the target field? Here is a good thread on what MalwareBytes does and why it can find and eliminate things that Norton does not. 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. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).
If a man says something in the woods and there's no women there; is he still wrong? I am using windows 7 Home premium along with Firefox as the default. Fix .lnk File Association Normally, most of us know which file types need what apps. http://nadrp.com/not-working/win-7-shortcut-keys-not-working.html No, I'm not laughing at you.
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Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? But now, when I click on them I instead get a windows message box ,with a red circled X, that says "THIS OPERATION HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT We humans tend to take the easy way when we can. Stay logged in Sign up now!
I use the term'correct', because (and I'm not at all sure of this),it could have happened when I recently took my computer into the shop to have an 2nd Gig of 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".