In researching my problem on the Microsoft site I > > tumbled> > to this resource. I sincerely> appreciate your taking the time to help me fix my problem. link on saving the registry key.Best regards,Mike"Evolution54" wrote:> > Evolution54 Wrote: > > OK think I kind of found another method. 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. http://pixelzs.com/not-working/internet-shortcuts-on-desktop-not-working.html
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / June 22, 2011 9:17 AM PDT In reply to: Can't execute 'Internet shortcuts' from the desktop. They do not work either. No, I'm not laughing at you. Will try to keep thinking. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_7/desktop-internet-shortcuts-not-working/e7818a1b-ab7f-416c-b7c3-7a0b6e8cdfb2
When you're done try your shortcuts and email links to see if they work. 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 Help delete Explorer icon on desktop.
It creates the icon but when you try to open it nothing > happens. I followed your suggestion in your last post and all is well. My laptop has decided to let me use the web shortcuts again. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password?
iTunes Detector Plug-in Provides additional functionality on Facebook. Desktop Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 Where it says topic, type system. Just had to take a look at the script to see what it did in order to know what to undo. CREATE AN ASSOCIATION IN THE FOLDER OPTIONS CONTROL PANEL." And I'm not sure what this means or how to go about correcting it.
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Layback and Wackit Computer Consultants Our Motto: If it's not broke fix it. Double click it or right click it and choose "merge" and answer yes to the import prompt.http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htmOr, if that doesn't work?Click on the link below, then look to the "EXE File Please ask a new question if you need help.
If that does't work go back to the Appearance Tab and ckick Effects, un check use large icons. Keeps reappearing after deletion. Internet Shortcuts Not Working Windows 7 This is similar to the one> mentioned earlier by another poster.> > Open Registry Editor and navigate to:> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\InternetShortcut> Now, backup this key and then save as a REG file> Then, Url Shortcuts On Desktop Won't Work For some reason I think it relates to the install and removal of Mozilla.
I> am> running Windows XP Pro on a Compaq laptop. this contact form P.S. I have also reinstalled IE from the> XP> disk, but the shortcuts still do not work. 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 also have a problem with shortcuts in OE. I'm not really sure about that. http://www.winguides.com/registry/display.php/797/ http://www.dougknox.com/security/scripts_desc/internetoptions.htm Maybe they will help you use some of the earlier suggestions. have a peek here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 8 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions
Of the three, 2 were set to 0 but one remained set to 1. Quick Links HelpWithWindows.com RoseCitySoftware.com Recommended Links Menu Log in or Sign up Search Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. 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.
Select "Yes" when prompted, and click OK to close the dialog.-- Ramesh, Windows XP MVPhttp://windowsxp.mvps.org"Mike"
When I booted up the other day, none> > of the> > shortcuts worked. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Thank you. "Another way (in Windows XP, possibly different for other versions of windows) Start -> Set Program Access and Defaults -> Add/Remove Windows Components -> Uncheck Internet Explorer -> Click http://pixelzs.com/not-working/internet-shortcuts-desktop-not-working-windows-7.html 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 number of desktop
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 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