Should I do it again do you think! 0 LVL 25 Overall: Level 25 Windows 7 7 Windows OS 5 Web Browsers 3 Message Expert Comment by:Tony Giangreco2014-04-04 Comment Utility Open the Double Click Width key->then Change its value to 4. 4 Restart the computer now, after restarting your problem must be resolved. Uncheck anything that should not run on startup 9. Can't Imagine why this might be happening. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_7/desktop-internet-shortcuts-not-working/e7818a1b-ab7f-416c-b7c3-7a0b6e8cdfb2
sign-up, it takes less than a minute and it's free! my "internet shortcuts from the desktop" and "Hyperlinks failure" issues. Select 'open'. Good Luck Report umer- Jul 6, 2011 07:41AM Dear Sir, thanks for your advise and software.
I am using windows 7 Home premium along with Firefox as the default. Grif:You may have missed it, but in the last part of my previous reply I had mentioned that I had actually tried that "URL" entry (along with several others), from your Save the REG File to your hard disk. I hope you can help me to resolve the problme soon.
Crumpit/Whoville Cool, glad the shortcut issue is fixed. Windows 10 Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Do one of the following: * If there is a recommended restore point, click Choose a different restore point, and then click Next. * If there isn't a recommended restore point, Include Temporary Internet Files and Temp files 7. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/can-t-execute-internet-shortcuts-from-the-desktop-530964/ Guest Guest Whenever I create a shortcut on the desktop to a website, it doesn't work.
In this situation, your homepage is displayed in the new Internet Explorer window instead of the specified URL. 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 Click on "File --> Export" to backup the registry. 2) Click on the below hyperlink "Download" and download it Download Double-click on the file --> Click on Yes and restart your Feb 1, 2013 at 2:37 UTC 1st Post I know this is an old thread, but is there any chance this was resolved?
If you have any doubts or wish to know more about the topic, please leave a comment here or on The Windows Club Forum. Being a member gives you additional options. Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 You need to go to Default Programs > Associate a file type or protocol with a program. Url Shortcuts On Desktop Won't Work Click on start and then click on Run and type there regedit, registry will be open then go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER >>control Panel>>Mouse>>click on mouse and you will find the key named
If that doesn't fix it, go to Start | Run and type regsvr32 urlmon.dll -- Frank Saunders, MS-MVP, IE/OE Please respond in Newsgroup only. Check This Out Ask a question Members get more answers than anonymous users. Install Process Explorer to find out what runs at startup http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653 3. Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Deals Forum About Fix: Internet Explorer shortcut does not open specified url RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors and improve Chrome
I have several clients here with the same problem. 0 Pimiento OP chrisong Jul 16, 2014 at 10:51 UTC 1st Post I had this same issue and Every time the user double-clicks an internet shortcut on their desktop IE launches but never loads the page....all that will display is a white window and an endless progress bar. Furthermore, 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 Source We disclaim any ownership, right of such third party products or copyrighted material unless otherwise specified.
Go to All programs, Administrative Go to Solution 8 4 4 +1 4 Participants johnhardy(8 comments) jcimarron(4 comments) LVL 50 Windows 730 Web Browsers29 Windows OS16 Tony Giangreco(4 comments) LVL 25 Crumpit/Whoville Welcome to Seven Forums FusedTANGDREAM. The time now is 01:42.
Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. 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 If you're having a computer problem, ask on our forum for advice. In Safe Mode everything there.
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In the search box, type System Restore, and then, in the list of results, click System Restore. Update your Pc's System Bios 3. Tried to get into IE through start menu...no joy. Clean Server Room Hired to TilsonHR there's one thing, local support for the users and no support company.
Old Geaser, Jul 11, 2004, in forum: Windows XP Internet Explorer Replies: 4 Views: 747 Ramesh [MVP] Jul 12, 2004 Reuse windows for Launching Shortcuts option not working. But when I try your solution I couldn't open registry editor. I don't know how to do now. Glad I could help! 0 Message Author Comment by:johnhardy2014-04-04 Comment Utility Permalink(# a39979005) I am sure I selected Accept multiple Solutions and was surprised to see the below notice.
Click Recommended restore, and then click Next. There is always a possibility that you rename a file and overwrite the file extension - thereby, leaving it with no extension. This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users. However, I recommend turning the visibility of extensions off, as many users might not be able to deal with them.
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 I suspect you might have a virus that disables everything or something really unusual happened to your system. 1. Follow these steps to restore your computer to an earlier point in time: To restore system files and settings using a recommended restore point: 1. I have tried all mentioined above options, can someone help me please… Reply Techexpert December 29, 2015 at 5:36 am Sure we'll help you.
now my laptop working as normal.. Creating your account only takes a few minutes. Scroll down to URL:HyperText Transfer Protocol and select it. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Can't execute 'Internet shortcuts' from the desktop.
General Discussion Windows Explorer Shortcuts don't workHello, I am running Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit. Report Me- Mar 23, 2015 08:55AM A delete of the LNK resolved it all, Thank you!!! the restore made no difference" Did you check the box for "Show more restore points"?